BusinessThink Federal Budget Roundtable

An insightful and inspiring business event around the Federal Budget 2017.

Experts from UNSW Business School provided an independent analysis of the Federal Budget 2017 in a roundtable discussion in Sydney’s CBD on 11 May 2017.

Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison presented the 2017 Budget with a close eye on promised tax cuts, versus balancing the budget.

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The BusinessThink 2017 Budget roundtable analysed the announcements in Canberra, and new measures presented by Scott Morrison. A panel of UNSW Business School experts discussed key budget measures, such as company tax breaks, changes to superannuation and measures to tackle the black economy, as well as analysis of the state of the Australian economy.

The panel, moderated by business journalist Julian Lorkin, included:

Professor Chris Styles, Dean of the UNSW Business School introduced the academic panel.

Date: Thursday 11 May 2017
Time: 12.00 noon – 1.30pm. The panel discussion will start promptly at 12.30pm
Venue: The Sun Room, The Ivy, Building 1, Level 3, 320 / 330 George Street, Sydney

Filming & Photography

This event was recorded and photographed. The filming and photographs are subsequently posted on the UNSW Business School website.


Julian Lorkin, 02 9385 9887
Janine Macdonald, 02 9385 5895