Craig Emerson

LABOR – THE STATE OF THE PARTY

2020-05-08T16:06:15+10:00March 13th, 2020|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

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 [...]

The Hon Dr Craig Emerson & The Hon Dr Meredith Burgmann: Labor – The State of The Party

2020-02-18T10:22:03+11:00February 11th, 2020|Tags: , |

SPEAKERS:   THE HON DR CRAIG EMERSON (former Labor Minister & Co-Chair of the Review of Labor’s 2019 Federal Election Campaign) & THE HON DR MEREDITH BURGMANN (Former President NSW Legislative Council) DATE:             Monday 24 February 2020 *Book from 10 February 2020** TIME:              5.30 for 6pm  LIGHT REFRESHMENTS  *MEMBERS & ONE GUEST ONLY* TOPIC:           Labor – [...]

Australia in the Asian Century

2017-05-10T13:10:35+10:00November 30th, 2012|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

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 [...]

Why Productivity is Not Just for Nerds

2017-05-12T12:25:03+10:00April 26th, 2010|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

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 [...]