Business & Economics

21 October 2014

Using the latest available data and research, this paper provides estimates of the likely economic and social benefits of increasing Indigenous employment to the same level as in the non-Indigenous population.

20 October 2014

Paul Barclay discusses the state of the billion dollar Australian music industry with a panel of industry insiders.

20 October 2014

Native vegetation and regulations relating to its management have a minimal economic effect on agriculture in New South Wales, according to this report.

19 October 2014

This report argues that huge changes in Australia’s gas market will push up the average household bill in Melbourne by more than $300 a year, and in Sydney and Adelaide by more than $100 a year.

17 October 2014

It is imperative that Australia remains at the cutting edge of agricultural research, this report argues, so as to maintain regional leverage and to safeguard domestic food security.

17 October 2014

This report is intended to provide the Queensland public with a view of the coal industry in its wider economic context.

17 October 2014

Does the Forrest Review oversimplify the complex realities that seek to improve Indigenous employment participation?

15 October 2014

In 1998, a Maori tribe’s claim for land, resources and compensation, in New Zealand’s south island, was finally recognised. But as noted Ngai Tahu tribal elder Sir Tipene O’Regan asks "what’s it all for?"

15 October 2014

Provides a detailed overview of a large scale urban renewal project that requires private contractors and service providers to deliver a range of work experience, longer term placements and training options to a number of local unemployed people.

15 October 2014

Online vacancies for skilled jobs in New Zealand grew by 0.6 per cent in September, according to this paper on vacancies advertised on the two main internet job boards – SEEK and Trade Me Jobs.