5th May 2015
The Final Report of the Competition Policy Review will be handed to the Government in March 2015. Ian Harper will speak to Forum members about the key recommendations in the Final Report and how the Panel reached it conclusions.
Professor Ian Harper
B.Econ. (Hons) (Qld) M.Ec. Ph.D. (ANU) FASSA FAICD
Ian Harper is one of Australia’s best known economists. He has worked closely with governments, banks, corporates and leading professional services firms at the highest level.
In 2014 Ian was appointed to chair the Abbott Government’s Competition Policy Review, a “root and branch” review of Australia’s competition policy, laws and regulators. Ian is often asked to comment on economic and financial issues in the media and is sought after as a public speaker.
In March 2011, Ian joined Deloitte Access Economics as a Partner when Deloitte acquired the former Access Economics. He had previously served 16 years in various roles at the Melbourne Business School and was elected Emeritus Professor of the University of Melbourne on his departure.
From December 2005 to July 2009, Ian Harper served as inaugural Chairman of the Australian Fair Pay Commission, an independent statutory body whose role was to set and adjust minimum wages in Australia. From January 2011 to February 2012, he was one of three panellists chosen to review Victoria’s state finances.
Ian is a member of the Advisory Board of the Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Australia and was elected a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia in 2000 and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors in 2009.
Venue: Papa Goose
91-93 Flinders Lane, Melbourne
5th May 2015, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Ticket Price includes GST
Bookings Close: 3rd May 2015