Innovation & Business Growth


4 January 2017

This presentation discusses the concentration of economic growth in cities - and the implications for productivity.

20 December 2016

In undertaking this inquiry, the Productivity Commission was asked to consider whether current arrangements provide an appropriate balance between access to ideas and products, and encouraging innovation, investment and the production of creative works.

15 December 2016

Aims to provide a single, comprehensive annual source of infrastructure statistics for use by policymakers, industry leaders, transport analysts and the wider Australian community.

15 December 2016

This paper provides a comprehensive overview of the regulatory environment in Victoria, how it relates to automated vehicles and plans to make changes to the regulatory framework that will support the testing and development of highly automated vehicle technology.

14 December 2016

This paper discusses the budget impact of the Commonwealth’s equity and debt financing of the NBN and the associated fiscal risks.

14 December 2016

This report combines social and economic indicators to inform a fuller appreciation of Tasmania's progress and to prompt debate about the priorities that Tasmania must set.

14 December 2016

This advisory paper argues that value capture can work in Australia and should be regularly considered for all public infrastructure projects, but with realistic expectations about the role it can play in funding the infrastructure we need.

13 December 2016

If you want fibre internet to make your firm more productive you’ll need other investment too. 

6 December 2016

Results of estimates of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for each major capital city and region across Australia. Includes a summary of results, a detailed discussion of the economic performance of each capital city, and a detailed description of the methodology.

30 November 2016

Highlights the significant benefits of innovation in Australia for business – including increased productivity, profitability, investment and job creation.