Tom Swann

First Name: Tom
Last Name: Swann
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10 April 2017

This survey reveals continued popularity of renewable energy in Australia.

Discussion paper
2 March 2017

This discussion paper argues that the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) should reject the political pressure to fast-track a $1 billion loan to Indian multinational giant, Adani....

16 February 2017

This report examines what we do and don’t know about mines, closures and mine site rehabilitation in New South Wales.

29 September 2016

Despite an unprecedented 400 percent increase in mining investment from 2010 to 2013, by 2015 employment in regional Queensland fell to below 2010 levels.

Discussion paper
12 September 2016

This discussion papers looks at the federal government's plans to cut ARENA’s funding, while providing new funds for fossil fuel research and development.

20 June 2016

Estimates the tourism industry impacts if severe coral bleaching continues on the Great Barrier Reef.

Discussion paper
2 May 2016

Estimates the extent of corporate wrong-doing in Australia.

Briefing paper
12 November 2015

The Australian government has recently approved Adani’s Carmichael coal project. If built, it would be the biggest coal mine in Australia. This report puts the vast scale of Carmichael into...

1 October 2015

Results from The Australia Institute's national opinion poll about the government’s higher education policy and opinions on Australia’s universities.

9 June 2015

This survey data finds broad support for universities investing ethically, and for the idea that universities should avoid fossil fuel investments.