Budget 2018 - Analysts available
UTS Business School has a number of experts available to comment on the 2018 Federal Budget. The list below is of key people in likely areas of interest, but if you need other suggestions please contact Media Adviser Leilah Schubert on 0410 842 427 or via email.
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firstname.lastname@example.org or 0410 842 427
Dr David Bond
Accounting lecturer Dr David Bond is in the Canberra lockup with community radio station 2SER so will have a good budget overview. As well as ‘the numbers’, he can address measures in the area of income tax, negative gearing and SMEs.
David.Bond@uts.edu.au or 0402 406 524
Dr Nicole Sutton
Accounting lecturer Dr Nicole Sutton, host of 2SER Think: Business Futures, will also be at the Canberra lockup with 2SER. She will be examining the resourcing of agencies and public sector spending, in particular spending on science, including R&D.
Nicole.Sutton@uts.edu.au or 0415 820 635
Professor of Finance Ron Bird
Prof Bird has conducted modelling, using the HILDA survey, that shows helping low-income earners into housing is just as important as compulsory superannuation. Prof Bird can comment on measures affecting superannuation and the investment industry.
Ron.Bird@uts.edu.au or 0412 101 989
Professor Rosalie Viney
Professor Viney is Director of the Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation (CHERE) at UTS. She has particular expertise in the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme, and can discuss health policy and other health issues.
Rosalie.Viney@uts.edu.au or 0402 417 493
Associate Professor Kees Van Gool
Assoc Prof Van Gool is an expert on Medicare. He has extensive experience in international, national and regional health policy research.
Kees.VanGool@uts.edu.au or 0458 858 006
Associate Professor of Accounting Roman Lanis
Dr Brett Govendir
Dr Anna Wright
Assoc Prof Lanis and Dr Govendir research corporate tax, including multinational ‘tax shifting’. Accounting lecturer Dr Anna Wright can address measures affecting the business bottom line, particularly for SMEs.
Roman.Lanis@uts.edu.au or 0405 275 302
Brett.Govendir@uts.edu.au or 0433 265 522
Anna.Wright@uts.edu.au or 0412 006 427
Associate Professor Danielle Logue
Assoc Prof Logue is a specialist in innovation, R&D, industry policy, MMEs, social innovation and entrepreneurship.
Danielle.Logue@uts.edu.au or 0422 280 506
FINANCE, HOUSING POLICY
Dr Adrian Lee
Dr Lee is a researcher in asset pricing, funds management, investing and real estate. He is available to comment on franking credits, housing and fintech.
Adrian.email@example.com or 0433 962 630
Dr Hardy Hulley
Dr Hulley is a researcher in financial economics, investment management and quantitative finance. He is available to comment on superannuation, corporate finance and banking aspects of the budget.
Hardy.Hulley@uts.edu.au or 0400 767 448
NATIONAL DISABILITY INSURANCE SCHEME (NDIS)
Professor Simon Darcy
Professor Darcy is a researcher in the area of diversity and inclusion and a power wheelchair user himself.
Simon.Darcy@uts.edu.au or 0408 969 371
INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS. GIG ECONOMY
Associate Professor Sarah Kaine
Associate Professor Kaine, of the Centre for Business and Social Innovation (CBSI) at UTS is a specialist in industrial relations and human resources, with a particular interest in the ‘sharing economy’.
Sarah.Kaine@uts.edu.au or 0425 334 579
SMALL-MEDIUM BUSINESS (SMEs)
Associate Professor Antoine Hermens
Dr Hermens is a management specialist and can address the budget impact on SMEs.
Antoine.Hermens@uts.edu.au or 0409 111 020
Associate Professor Bronwen Dalton
Assoc Prof Dalton is Director of our Masters of Not-for-Profit and Community Management Program and a researcher in this area.
Bronwen.Dalton@uts.edu.au or 0491 108 571
SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS AND CIRCULAR ECONOMY
Dr Melissa Edwards
Dr Edwards conducts research on sustainable business models and strategies for developing a circular economy.
Melissa.Edwards@uts.edu.au or 0403 807 306