Contributing Economics Editor, The Australian
Judith Sloan is an economist and company director. She holds degrees from the University of Melbourne and the London School of Economics.
She worked for many years at Flinders University of South Australia, becoming Director of the National Institute of Labour Studies. She was appointed Professor in 1988.
She has held a number of government appointments, including Commissioner of the Productivity Commission; Commissioner of the Australian Fair Pay Commission; and Deputy Chairman of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
She has sat on the boards of a number of companies including: Mayne Nickless; SGIO Insurance; Santos; Westfield Group and Primelife, where she was also Chairman.
She is currently the Contributing Economics Editor of The Australian newspaper and a member of the Australian Statistics Advisory Council.
She is also an Honorary Professorial Fellow at the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne.
Friday 1 December, 11.10am – 11.50am
Parkside 2 (Level 2)