Name: The Hon. Dr Craig Emerson MP

Bio: Minister for Trade and Competitiveness

Prosperity & Fairness in a Market Democracy – Winter 2008

This speech was printed in The Sydney Papers, Vol. 20 No. 3 (pages 57-77)

Inequality: Problems and Solutions – Spring 1999

This speech was printed in The Sydney Papers,  Vol.11 No.4 (pages 89-106)

LABOR – THE STATE OF THE PARTY

Labor’s loss at the May 2019 federal election sent shock waves through the party that had been predicted to win the unloseable election. Polls over months had predicted a Labor win and the party was hugely confident as commentators assumed they would take the reins of office. On Monday 24 February 2020, The Hon Dr […]

Australia in the Asian Century

Dr Craig Emerson was first elected to the House of Representatives as the Member for Rankin in Queensland in 1998. He served as an Opposition shadow minister in the Howard era, from 2001, and in government from 2007 has held the portfolios of Small Business, Independent Contractors and the Service Economy; Competition Policy and Consumer […]

The Asian Century

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The Asian Century

Speaker(s): Craig Emerson Date: 2012-09-27 Venue: King & Wood Mallesons, Level 61, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney Time: 5.30 for 6pm

Prosperity & Fairness in a Market Democracy

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Why Productivity Growth Needs Competition

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Why Productivity is Not Just for Nerds

The Hon Craig Emerson is the Minister for Small Business, Independent Contractors and the Service Economy and Minister Assisting the Finance Minister on Deregulation in the Rudd Government. In 2009, he was appointed Minister for Competition and Consumer Affairs. Dr Emerson was a senior policy adviser Prime Minister Bob Hawke and played a role in […]

Prosperity & Fairness in a Market Democracy

Speaker(s): Craig Emerson Date: 2008-06-12 Venue: Clayton Utz Seminar Room, Level 30, 1 O’Connell Street, Sydney Time: 6:00pm (arrive at 5:30pm)