Business & Economics

30 September 2014

Explores the factors influencing tenant choices to remain in or depart from public housing.

30 September 2014

The Federal Government's draft Harper Competition Review calls for a root and branch rethink of the way we regulate commerce, including old established industries that are being revolutionised by on-line and smart-phone technology.

30 September 2014

Examines the experiences of 15 case study charities drawn from subsectors in which there was anecdotal evidence of significant red tape and where research on the burdens imposed was lacking: social welfare, other education (excluding schools and universities) and health/aged care.

30 September 2014

This paper examines how Australian Customs can increase Australia’s trade competitiveness at a time when goods and services are increasingly produced across borders in so- called ‘global value chains’.

25 September 2014

Contains information about the level (stock) of financial assets and liabilities of each sector of the economy, as well as information about financial transactions (i.e. flows of funds) between the sectors.

25 September 2014

Of New Zealand’s $171.2 billion total investment abroad, 58.1 percent was in Australia, the United States, and the United Kingdom.

25 September 2014

Provides quarterly statistics and trend data on the supply of major fuel types, electricity generation and its associated greenhouse gas emissions, and liquid fuel prices.

24 September 2014

Public policy reform proposals are unlikely to be implemented, and even less likely to prove resilient, unless accompanied by a compelling narrative. But compelling narratives can also be dangerous.

24 September 2014

The National Survey of Employers (NSE) monitors labour market, immigration, and employment matters to improve our evidence base for evaluating policy and answering contemporary policy questions.

23 September 2014

Excluding the cost of carbon pollution from decision-making creates market distortions and the undervaluation of emission reduction, argues this report.