Revenue Summit Speakers

Event logo and date (17 October) and location (Parliament House); hosted by The Australia Institute

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The Revenue Summit was a special initiative of The Australia Institute that discussed the need to increase public spending to strengthen our economy and society, and how to raise public revenue efficiently and equitably.

  Keynote speakers  
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Bernie Fraser
former Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia (1989-96)

Professor Patricia Apps
Professor of Public Economics, The University of Sydney Law School

Dr Mike Keating AC
former Cabinet Secretary and Head of Department of Prime Minister & Cabinet

  Speakers also include  


Hon Chris Bowen MP
Shadow Treasurer


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Senator Peter Whish-Wilson
Treasury Spokesperson, Australian Greens

Rebekha Sharkie MP
Centre Alliance Member for Mayo

Senator Tim Storer
Independent Senator for South Australia

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Professor Carmen Lawrence
former Premier of WA, former Gonski Review panel member

Dr Cassandra Goldie

Andre Kaspura
Policy Analyst, Engineers Australia

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Dr Linc Thurecht
Research Director, Australian Health and Hospitals Association

Brendan Rynne
Chief Economist, KPMG Australia

Nadine Flood
National Secretary, CPSU

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Professor Bob Gregory AO
Head of Department of Economics, ANU, former Board Member of Reserve Bank of Australia

Ben Oquist
Executive Director, The Australia Institute

Dr Richard Denniss
Chief Economist, The Australia Institute







Peter Martin
Business and Economy Editor, The Conversation. Visiting fellow, Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU

Ebony Bennett
Deputy Director, The Australia Institute

Dr Gigi Foster
Associate Professor, UNSW Business School