Public Sector Economics - The Basics for Non-Economists

This online series is designed to provide public servants, who do not have a background in economics, an introductory overview of key terms/concepts/instruments commonly used in Public Sector planning and advice.

The series is split across three 1-hour webinars: Macro Economics, Micro Economics, and The Living Standards Framework. You can view the session recordings and resources below.

Session 1 - Macro Economics with Girol Karacaoglu

Girol's powerpoint presentation is attached below.

Session 2 - Micro Economics with Veronica Jacobsen

Veronica's powerpoint presentation and summary are attached below.

Session 3 - The Living Standards Framework with Tim Hughes

Tim's powerpoint presentation is attached below.

IPANZ wishes to extend a special thanks to Ceridwyn Roberts and Phil Mellor of the Government Economics Network (GEN) for their support and advice developing this series. If you would like to extend on your learnings from this series, please visit the GEN website to learn more about their seminars and training courses.