Griffith Asia Institute

Symposium on Lessons from the Global Financial Crisis

Symposium on Lessons from the Global Financial Crisis

This Symposium event, jointly held by the Griffith Asia Institute and the Economic Society of Australia (Qld), brings together several high profile economists to analyse key issues of the 2008-09 global financial crisis. Speakers include: Andrew Charlton, A/Prof Creina Day, Janine Dixon, Prof Andrew Hughes Hallett, Tony Makin and John Simon.
Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Myanmar and Intelligence since the fall of General Khin Nyunt

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Myanmar and Intelligence since the fall of General Khin Nyunt

In this presentation, Dr Andrew Selth will discuss Myanmar's intelligence since the fall of General Khin Nyunt.
GLOBAL Business Internships - Information Session

GLOBAL Business Internships - Information Session

Global internships offer business students the opportunity to gain not only course credit, but hands-on work experience in an international setting.

Internship destinations for Trimester 3, 2019 include China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan and the Republic of Korea.
Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Workplace Justice, Rights and Labour Resistance in Vietnam

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar: Workplace Justice, Rights and Labour Resistance in Vietnam

In this presentation, Tu Nguyen will provide insights into the role of labour law in shaping workplace justice in Vietnam from factory workers' resistance against managerial abuse and exploitation.
Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar | The winding path to gender equality in Myanmar: how institutions, interests and ideas influence the ongoing implementation of the Government of Myanmar's National Strategic Plan for the Advancement of Women

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar | The winding path to gender equality in Myanmar: how institutions, interests and ideas influence the ongoing implementation of the Government of Myanmar's National Strategic Plan for the Advancement of Women

In this presentation, Khin Khin Mra, Gender and Social Inclusion Advisor, Centre for Good Governance explores how institutions, interests and ideas have supported or hindered the path towards gender equality in Myanmar.
Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar | Neoliberalism in action: the case of a post-communist state in Eurasia (Georgia)

Griffith Asia Institute Research Seminar | Neoliberalism in action: the case of a post-communist state in Eurasia (Georgia)

In this presentation, Iyanatul (Yan) Islam, Adjunct Professor, Griffith Asia Institute, Griffith University explores the Eurasia post-communist state of Georgia. Georgia was regarded as a case of "radical, catch-up reforms'. These reforms conform closely to the guiding principles of economic neoliberalism.