Siobhan Austen

Siobhan Austen is Professor of Economics within the Curtin Business School and Director of the Women in Social and Economic Research (WiSER) research cluster. Siobhan holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Melbourne. Her research expertise is in the economic analysis of the gendered aspects of key social and economic policy debates around population ageing, retirement incomes and labour force participation.

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  • [Budget Forum 2020] Economic Security for Older Partnered Women and Widows: Fixing Gaps in Australia’s Superannuation System, 13 Oct 2020