Innovation & Business Growth

Research

23 March 2017

This report looks at the ‘new economy,’ (peer-to-peer markets) - specifically, ride-sharing services, and outlines options for regulation and taxi industry compensation.

23 March 2017

Australia’s peak gas industry bodies have released their vision for the future of gas in the Australian community.

20 March 2017

This research shows Australian business owners are embracing access to fast broadband and cloud applications to help them save time and achieve a better work-life balance.

14 March 2017

Competition in electricity retailing hasn’t delivered what was promised - lower prices for consumers. 

14 March 2017

This report considers the potential impacts on vehicle registration, driver licensing and compulsory third party (CTP) insurance arrangements that might arise from the introduction of automated vehicles (AVs) in Australia and New Zealand.

11 March 2017

Plan Melbourne builds on the legacy of values that have made Melbourne one of the most liveable cities in the world. It contains an agenda to protect the character of the city, while tackling the challenges of affordable housing, congestion, access to jobs and services, and climate change.

10 March 2017

This report looks at zero-day vulnerabilities - software vulnerabilities for which no patch or fix has been publicly released - and assesses their usefulness in cyber operations, and defensive and academic settings.

7 March 2017

This discussion paper provides an overview of the evidence Infrastructure Victoria will consider in developing its advice on when and where the Victorian government should invest in new container port capacity.

3 March 2017

This report was commissioned to assist the City of Sydney in developing a greater knowledge of its cultural infrastructure through a process of classification and mapping of the City’s cultural venues.

28 February 2017

Based on a survey conducted in 2016, the data in this study reveals that the small-to-medium (S2M) visual arts sector employs over 2,000 people, puts $100 million into the economy and produces 26,000 new art works each year - with a budget worth just 0.03% of Federal Government revenue.