Business & Economics

Research
31 March 2015

This report is about global public goods, particularly those related to the environment, in the context of the global development process.

Research
31 March 2015

As the first comprehensive review of Australia’s competition laws and policy in over 20 years, this review examines the current competition framework and laws to ensure these continue to drive...

Research
30 March 2015

Home ownership rates in Australia are falling across all age groups, most significantly for people in their 50’s.

Research
30 March 2015

Victorian water and energy companies have been working to improve customer outcomes, according to this report.

Research
30 March 2015

This paper is intended to start a national conversation on tax reform and invites submissions from the public.

Commentary
27 March 2015

The Intergenerational Report is only half useful. It usefully models spending, but it largely misses tax.

Research
27 March 2015

This paper locates subcritical coal-fired power stations in Australia and identified the ones most at risk of stranding due to their carbon intensity and local environmental impacts.

Audio
27 March 2015

New research from Oxford University has named Australia's most polluting coal fired power stations and warns of the risks they pose to the economy and the environment.

Research
26 March 2015

A tax on financial transactions, or 'Tobin' tax, could protect superannuation investors, improve the operation of Australia’s capital markets and provide a source of tax revenue worth over $1...

Research
25 March 2015

Provides a brief overview of the current debate about whether advanced economies are caught in a period of protracted slow growth or if there are grounds to be more optimistic.