Media release issued Monday, 29 November 2010
The National Chairman of CEDA, Mr Geoff Allen today announced the election of four new members to Board of the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA).
"In the year of our 50th anniversary it is pleasing to see such high calibre business leaders committing to work with CEDA in its pursuit of forward looking policy research and public debate on major issues affecting Australia," Mr Allen said.
CEDA was formed in 1960 by Sir Douglas Copland to undertake objective economic research on economic development and to provide a forum where fresh policy approaches and thinking can be debated and discussed among government, business and academic institutions at the highest levels.
It is funded by members and sponsors committed to a deeper, broader and more insightful public policy discourse on economic reform. It has never been aligned with any political group or ideology. It offers an independent voice by:
CEDA – the Committee for Economic Development of Australia – is an independent, not-for-profit membership organisation.