Time and date
Thursday 10 June 2021
Online webinar

The Brotherhood of St. Laurence (BSL) invites you to hear from Dr Emily Porter, ANZ Tony Nicholson Research Fellow at BSL, who will discuss the findings from the latest report in the Financial Lives in Uncertain Times series: Shocks and safety nets: Financial wellbeing during the COVID-19 crisis.

Shocks and safety nets

Join our distinguished panel as they examine the impact of the pandemic on financial wellbeing and economic security on disadvantaged groups, while reflecting on the recent Federal Budget:

  • Dr Emily Porter, ANZ Tony Nicholson Fellow at BSL
  • Professor Peter Whiteford , ANU’s Crawford School of Public Policy
  • Associate Professor Rebecca Cassells, Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre
  • Kym Mercer, Advocate
  • Dr Dina Bowman, Principal Research Fellow at BSL

Webinar details

Thursday 10 June 2021, 12pm - 1pm

Zoom webinar

We look forward to your attendance, and to sharing the insights from our latest report.



About the ANZ Tony Nicholson Research Fellowship

Established in 2018, ANZ funds a research fellowship to support talented young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to undertake research in areas aligned to BSL’s program practice, and priority issues of shared interest with ANZ, including financial wellbeing, environmental sustainability and housing.