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Hanming Fang, CEPAR Partner Investigator and Professor of Economics at the University of Pennsylvania, discussed mental health, elderly suicide and retirement in China at a recent webinar. The recording is available online.


CEPAR Investigators presented at COTA's National Policy Forum on Retirement Income Policy on 26 February, as well as at the Roundtable on ‘Completing Australia’s Retirement Income System: Implications of the Retirement Income Review Report’ convened by the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia on 4 March.


Employers played a greater role in supporting staff to achieve work/life balance when the pandemic blurred the lines between the two, according to a new report from the University of Sydney Business School and ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research. 

Warwick McKibbin

Professor Warwick McKibbin AO, CEPAR Chief Investigator and Director of Policy Engagement, has been appointed as a Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).

John Piggott CEPAR Director UNSW economist

Organisations and their leaders will need to take a different approach to innovation with a more dispersed and virtual workforce in the future, say UNSW Business School's Senior Deputy Dean Professor Leisa Sargent and CEPAR Director and Scientia Professor of Economics John Piggott.


Explore our list of news articles about CEPAR researchers and activities published in 2021.


CEPAR research related to COVID-19: publications and current/planned research.


There are a number of new ways to assist with funding long-term care using housing wealth, according to CEPAR Associate Investigator Dr Katja Hanewald and co-authors.


A recent study by CEPAR Graduate Phitawat Poonpolkul of the Australian National University argues that the conventional welfare assessment omits at least two important aspects: age-dependent risk aversion that plays a crucial role in economic decisions, and changes in future uncertainties that may complicate individuals’ lifetime planning. In this Austaxpolicy piece he explains why these two aspects are necessary.