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27 September 2016

This paper outlines some of the tensions and innovations that have occurred in Suva, Fiji, with respect to urban development and informal settlements over the last decade.

26 September 2016

The Bail Act 2013 (NSW) and subsequent amendments appeared to have an effect on the number and proportion of bail eligible defendants refused bail.

26 September 2016

Examines the views of Australians about matters relating to climate change and energy policy, through the ups and downs of changing weather patterns, related natural disasters and the waxing and waning of the political landscape.

26 September 2016

This paper combines survey and administrative data for about 13,000 firms from 2005 to 2013 to study the inter-relationships among firm characteristics, intangible investment and firm performance.

25 September 2016

Soaring South Australian wholesale electricity prices in July have exposed the urgent need for Australia to develop climate change and energy policies that combine to maintain reliable, affordable and sustainable power.

23 September 2016

Provides a detailed description of the methods used to derive the fatal and non-fatal burden of disease for the Australian and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander populations for 2011 and 2003.

23 September 2016

Provides estimates of the non-fatal and fatal burden of disease for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population as well as estimates of the gap in disease burden between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.

22 September 2016

This report focuses on the mental health of populations in small areas across Australia. It aims to assist Primary Health Networks and others in making informed decisions about resources required in providing effective primary mental health care

22 September 2016

This paper outlines the key changes to the aid program during the Abbott and Turnbull Coalition governments during the period from September 2013 to May 2016, and examines the responses from NGOs and other experts.

22 September 2016

Provides an introduction to key sources and debates on the NSW Government's biodiversity reform package, including government publications as well as media and stakeholder commentary.