Deakin University

Programme 2018


Presentations and films
Lesson 1.
Monday 18 June 10h30-12h00
Introduction to the EU from an IPE perspective

True / False questionnaire
Acronyms list
True / False answers
Lesson 2.
Monday 18 June 13h30-16h00
Wealth, GDP, HDI and the Gini coefficient

HDI statistics (United Nations Development Programme)
Gini Index

Growth (with Green GDP and HDI)
USA wealth distribution (Politizane 6m)
200 years of history - wealth and health (BBC)
The inequalities of wealth distribution: its economic and political consequences

Lesson 3.
Tuesday 19 June 09h30-12h00
Macroeconomic policy and currency effects on trade risk

EU Budget. Money in, money out

Macro - budget and deficit
Macro exercise

EU-Australia trade
EU - Australia trade disputes (European Commission)
Lesson 4.
Tuesday 19 June 13h30-16h00
Fiscal Policy

Public social spending comparison pdf
World tax comparison
Unemployment benefit comparison pdf
US tax subsidies to industry pdf
Tax revenues OECD

Fiscal policy pdf DR
Monetary and fiscal policy 4m

Lesson 5.
Thursday 21 June 09h30-12h00
Fiscal Policy

Student group presentations
Income Tax
Corporation Tax

Value-Added Tax
Fuel duty
Tobacco duty
Alcohol duty

Lesson 6.
Friday 22 June 13h30-16h00
Crashes and Crises
Economic crises and speculation (DR)
The 1929 Wall Street Crash (DR)
The NewDeal (DR)
ACO Music