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Peter McDonald


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Report

27 Jun 2017

In August 2016, following Census night, the Australian Bureau of Statistics made a decision to establish an Independent Assurance Panel (the Panel) to provide assurance and transparency of 2016 Census data quality. The Panel was tasked with reviewing the 2016 Census data, having considered...

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Working paper

17 Feb 2017

This report analyses the components of economic growth in 21 APEC economies in the past 25 years and the next 35. Written to contribute to discussions at APEC Senior Officials’ meetings in the run up to APEC ministerial and leaders meetings, it highlights the critical role played by population...

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Book

20 Oct 2016

Overview

This volume 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. It builds on presentations made to the 2014 Symposium of the...

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Research report

02 Jun 2015

This report charts the growth taking place in the purpose built student accommodation sector.

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As at November 2014, Australia had 74,482 places in university colleges, halls of residence and 100 plus bed commercial student accommodation sites....

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Research report

06 Sep 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. 

Each table contains data for the last five years, while each chart plots data for...

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Research report

20 Aug 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, economically and socially sustainable manner.

It makes 19 recommendations and...

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Research report

19 Oct 2006

This report discusses the findings from a follow-up survey of 457 visa holders since the first surveys were conducted in 2003-04. The paper focuses on the changes that have occurred in their employment and residence status over the course of a year. It also examines whether their views about...

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Research report

24 Mar 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 company tax rate and average personal income tax rates reduced to less than five percentage points over...

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Research report

19 Jun 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 specifically to Australian needs and resources. The project involves consultation with users about their...

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Research report

08 Jul 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 on Projections of Australia’s Population Peter McDonald and Rebecca Kippen focus on the longer...

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