Dr Ruth F.G. Williams
Honorary Senior Fellow (Economics), David Hume Seminar
College of Science, Health and Engineering
School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
BA, DipEd, BEcon, MEcon, PhD (UQ)
Membership of professional associations
(Formerly) a member of the Economics Society of Australia, the Australian Health Economics Society and the History of Economic Thought Society of Australia.
Area of study
Ruth Williams is a Senior Lecturer with former positions at Victoria University_Sunbury and La Trobe University_Bendigo, with 30 years experience in economic research and 40 years experience in teaching economics.
- Health economics
All levels -- undergraduate to postgraduate,.
Williams, Ruth F.G. and Doessel, D.P. (2016), “Re-allocating Australia’s Scarce Mental Health Resources”, Agenda, Vol. 23, No. 1, Dec., pp. 47-69.
Williams, Ruth F.G. (2016), ‘“Who Owns the Unexpected?’ Insights from Antigone for DM Lamberton’s Economic Question”, Prometheus, 10 Oct. pp. 1-10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08109028.2016.1229852
K.C. Chan, C.T. Lenard, T.M. Mills, Ruth F.G. Williams (2016), “Bowel cancer demographics” In: Skiadas C. (ed), Proceedings of the 16th Applied Stochastic Models and Data Analysis, International Conference (ASMDA 2015) with Demographics 2015 Workshop, 30 June - 4 July 2015, University of Piraeus, Greece, ISAST: International Society for the Advancement of Science and Technology, Athens, pp. tba.
Mills, T.M., Lenard, C.T. Chan, K.C. and Williams, Ruth F.G., “Measuring Inequality in Society”, Proceedings of the 17th Applied Stochastic Models and Data Analysis, International Conference (ASMDA 2015) , University of Malta, Valletta, Malta
Mills, T.M., Chan, K.C., Kippen, Rebecca, Lenard, C.T., Williams, Ruth F.G. (2106), “Measuring Gaps in Cancer Outcomes with the Cumulative Rate”, World Cancer Conference e-poster, Paris, November
Brennan, J., Chan, K.C., Kippen, R., Lenard, C.T., Mills, T.M. and Williams Ruth F.G., “Applications of the Cumulative Rate to Kidney Cancer Statistics in Australia”. In: Filus L, Oliveira T, Skiadas CH (eds). Stochastic Modeling, Data Analysis and Statistical Applications, International Society for the Advancement of Science and Technology, Athens, under review
Williams, Ruth F.G. (2016), “Review of Siedentop, Larry (2015), Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism, Penguin Random House”, Reformed Theological Review, vol. 75, no 2, pp.tba
Williams, Ruth F.G. (2016), “Opinion -- What We Expect from Our Policy Makers”, Bendigo Advertiser, May 18, p.12. http://www.bendigoadvertiser.com.au/story/3910058/what-we-expect-from-our-policy-makers
Lenard, C.T., Mills, T.M., Williams, Ruth F.G. (2015), “Comparing the Cumulative Rates of Cancer in Two Populations”. In: Filus, L., Oliveira, T., Skiadas, C.H. (eds). Stochastic Modeling, Data Analysis and Statistical Applications, International Society for the Advancement of Science and Technology, Athens, pp. 225-32.