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7 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Ross Garnaut. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Ross Garnaut, often where they are interviewed.

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7 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Ross Garnaut. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Ross Garnaut, often where they are interviewed.

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Professor Ross Garnaut: Bouncing back from COVID - how renewables can make Australia a manufacturing superpower

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Professor Ross Garnaut is one of Australia’s most distinguished economists and a global expert on climate change, trade, and energy policy. He was Prime Minister Bob Hawke’s principal economic advisor and was Australia’s Ambassador to China. He’s lead many government reviews, including the seminal though ill-fated Garnaut Climate Change Review into carbon emission reduction for the then Rudd Government. 


He is the author of many studies and books too numerous to mention, but his recent book - Superpower - details how Australia can make the most of the economic benefits of the upcoming clean energy revolution.


Misha Zelinsky caught up with Ross for a chinwag about the politics of climate change including why Kevin Rudd was unable to pass his emissions trading scheme in 2009 and who was to blame, why COVID-19 shouldn’t distract us from climate change action, why Australia should be the world’s smelter for aluminium and steel and how renewable power can make Australia a manufacturing powerhouse, what the decoupling between the US and China means for Australia’s security, and why we need coordinated global action more than ever.

May 11 2020 · 32mins
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A renewably powered manufacturing sector with Ross Garnaut

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Today’s episode is from one of our ‘Economics of a pandemic’ webinar series, featuring Professor Ross Garnaut, renowned economist and author of Superpower: Australia’s Low-Carbon Opportunity.Professor Garnaut was in conversation with economist and director of the Australia Institute’s Centre for Future Work, Jim Stanford, and Dan Nahum – economist at the Centre for Future Work about a renewably powered manufacturing sector in Australia.To say there’s been renewed interest in Australian manufacturing since the pandemic would be an understatement. The question is, how can a resurgent manufacturing sector be part of a transition to a low-carbon economy?This was recorded live on Friday 8 May 2020 and things may have changed since recording.Visit tai.org.au and futurework.org.au for all the Australia Institute and Centre for Future Work's latest research and analysis.Host: Ebony Bennett, deputy director of the Australia Institute // @ebony_bennettGuests:Jim Stanford // @jimbostanfordDan Nahum // @dan_nahumProducer: Jennifer Macey with assistance from Lucy LuoTheme music is by Jonathan McFeat from Pulse and Thrum
May 08 2020 · 59mins

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In conversation: Ross Garnaut on Australia as a low-carbon superpower

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“The fog of Australian politics on climate change has obscured a fateful reality: Australia has the potential to be an economic superpower of the future post-carbon world,” argues Dr Ross Garnaut in his new book Superpower: Australia’s low-carbon opportunity.

The Lowy Institute hosted a conversation between Dr Garnaut and Roland Rajah, Director of the Lowy Institute International Economy Program, about the role Australia can play in meeting this critical global challenge.

Ross Garnaut is Professorial Research Fellow in Economics at the University of Melbourne. In 2008, he produced the Garnaut Climate Change Review for the Australian government. He is the author of many books, including the bestselling Dog Days (2013).
Nov 20 2019 · 1hr 2mins
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Ross Garnaut and why Australia can be a renewable superpower

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Australia's electricity future with leading economist and climate change policy expert Professor Ross Garnaut
Nov 06 2019 · 42mins

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BZE speaks to Prof Ross Garnaut

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Beyond Zero speaks to Ross Garnaut, Professorial Research Fellow in Economics at the University of Melbourne, who has completed a 6-part seminar series on the challenges and opportunities of energy transition to renewables and will be launching his new book in August.
May 16 2019 ·
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Dr Ross Garnaut on Laudato Si'

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In this podcast we follow up on an article in a recent issue of The Majellan previewing a conference on It’s Not Too late: An Ecumenical Response to Ladato Si. It was held at St Clement’s Retreat Centre in Galong, NSW. One of the speakers was Dr Ross Garnaut, adjunct professor in Public Policy and Environment Management at the Australian National University.

There will be further podcasts in the not too distant future so stay tuned.

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Apr 04 2019 · 35mins
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Ep11 - Dog Days w/ Ross Garnaut

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Renowned economist Professor Ross Garnaut visits Emmo Forum to discuss his new book, ‘Dog Days’. The conversation follows the general structure of his book, starting with Australia’s boom-bust economic history, continuing with policies for averting a recession, and ending with concerns about morality in politics. Struggling with some of the jargon? Check out Jargon Buster on: GDP – http://youtu.be/XkFfC130gZ0 Productivity – http://youtu.be/ESMZP9xkiCg Terms of Trade – http://youtu.be/1kx4RmcTOP8 Unemployment – http://youtu.be/NyHD2K8nUgY Find Professor Ross Garnaut http://www.rossgarnaut.com.au And his latest book, ‘Dog Days’ http://www.amazon.com/Dog-Days-Australia-After-Boom/dp/1863956220 Find Craig Emerson http://craigemersoneconomics.com https://twitter.com/DrCraigEmerson‎ https://www.facebook.com/DrCraigEmerson
Nov 29 2013 · 1hr 23mins