Australasian Economic Theory Workshop

40th Australasian Economic Theory Workshop
Research School of Economics, Australian National University
8-9 February 2023

Australian National University will host the 40th(!!) Australasian Economic Theory Workshop on 8-9 February 2023 in Canberra.

There are no financial transactions associated with this workshop. That is, there is no conference fee, but also no financial support for travel expenses.

If you have any further questions about the workshop, please e‐mail Evan Calford at

We are very pleased to confirm two excellent plenary speakers for the workshop: Kota Saito (Caltech) and Marie-Louise Vierø (Aarhus).


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The 40th Australasian Economic Theory Workshop will take place in Lecture Theatre 1 & Lecture Theatre 2 in HW Arndt Building #25A, 25A Kingsley Street, Canberra ACT 2600.


We have secured a couple of options specifically for the Workshop attendees. Please use the following instructions to make your booking. The special rates and the number of rooms held are limited and available on a first-come-first-served basis.


Accommodation name: ANU Apartments (BOOKED OUT)

Address: 126-1 Liversidge St, Acton ACT 2600

Room type Rate per night per apartment (GST inclusive)
One-bedroom apartment AUD $110.00
Two-bedroom apartment  AUD $152.00

Check-in/out date: Between 7th of February and 10th of February (Minimum 2 nights stay is required. Booking requests beyond the reserved period might be accommodated, subject to availability at the time of request.)


To book a room at ANU Apartments, please send a request email to by COB Thursday 19th January 2023.

Accommodation name: QT Canberra

Address: 1 London Cct, Canberra ACT 2601

Room type Rate per night (GST inclusive)
QT King Room AUD $289.00
QT Twin Room AUD $289.00

To access your special rates please visit:

  1. Select QT Canberra, enter your dates from 07/02/23 – 10/02/2023 and number of people and click ‘GO
  2. Click ‘I have a code’
  3. In the ‘Block Code’ field enter your booking code: AETW2023
  5. Your special rates will appear on the rates screen

Alternatively you can contact the Reservations Team to book over the phone quoting the block code AETW2023.

To proceed with a reservation a valid credit card is required to guarantee the bookings, with payment due on arrival at the hotel. Cancellation on the accommodation rooms is allowed up until 24 hours prior to arrival, 2 pm the day before check in. 

All bookings will need to be confirmed 14 days prior to arrival. After this time any new requests will be subject to availability and rates of the day. 

Event code of conduct: Our workshops are dedicated to providing a scholarly and harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof). We do not tolerate harassment of participants in any form. Sexual language  and imagery, which is not directly related to research projects under discussion, is not appropriate for any conference venue including talks, workshops, lunches, and dinners.

Because we view workshop dinners and workshop lunches as extensions of the scholarly activities of the event, these will be alcohol free.