Peter McDonald

First Name: Peter
Last Name: McDonald
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Working paper
17 February 2017

This report analyses the components of economic growth in twenty-one APEC economies in the past twenty-five years and the next thirty-five. The report highlights the critical role played by...

20 October 2016

Provides evidence from many of Australia’s leading scholars from a range of social science disciplines to support policies that address challenges presented by Australia’s ageing population.

6 September 2012

This paper presents tables and charts for a broad range of social, demographic and economic indicators across all Australian states and territories, and compares them to Australian averages....

20 August 2010

This public inquiry recommends that the Queensland Government develops a State population policy as a mechanism to explain its vision on the way in which Queensland will grow in an environmentally...

19 October 2006

The temporary business entry program has been a positive initiative in terms of promoting Australia to the overseas skilled labour market according to this follow-up survey of 457 visa holders....

24 March 2005

Peter McDonald and Rebecca Kippen demonstrate how the tax-free threshold could be increased over a decade to well above the single adult rate of the Newstart Allowance and the gap between the...

19 June 2003

This project brought together key Australian experts in the field of household projections and econometric modelling to formulate and develop a set of projection methods and techniques suited...

8 July 2002

In 1999 and 2000, for the first time, net long-term visitor migration exceeded net permanent migration, by nine per cent in 1999 and by 21 per cent in 2000. In The Impact of Long-Term Visitors...