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Senate Standing Committee on Economics

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Research report

17 Mar 2016

The role, importance, and overall performance of cooperative, mutual and member-owned firms in the Australian economy.

On 2 March 2015, the Senate referred the following matters to the Economics Reference Committee for inquiry and report by 14 May 2015.

the role, importance, and...

Research report

3 Dec 2015

This inquiry looks at the challenges to Australian industries and jobs posed by increasing global competition in innovation, science, engineering, research and education.

Innovation has consistently been acknowledged as a fundamental driver of productivity and economic growth which can deliver positive social and environmental...

Research report

3 Dec 2015

This Report addresses the Terms of Reference of the Senate Economics References Committee inquiry into the Australian Innovation System. The Report recommends that Government should take action, in collaboration with research organisations and business, to lift innovation performance in five Strategic Action Areas: leadership and...

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Research report

3 Dec 2015

This inquiry looks at the challenges to Australian industries and jobs posed by increasing global competition in innovation, science, engineering, research and education.

Innovation has consistently been acknowledged as a fundamental driver of productivity and economic growth which can deliver positive social and environmental...

Research report

3 Dec 2015

This Report addresses the Terms of Reference of the Senate Economics References Committee inquiry into the Australian Innovation System. The Report recommends that Government should take action, in collaboration with research organisations and business, to lift innovation performance in five Strategic Action Areas: leadership and...

Research report

22 Sep 2009

In response to the global financial crisis the government introduced two guarantee schemes for authorised deposit-taking institutions, one for deposits and one for wholesale funding. This report assesses the schemes and makes recommendations for future arrangements.

Research report

22 Sep 2009

The acquisitions of St George Bank by Westpac and Bankwest by the Commonwealth Bank in 2008 increased the market share of the 'big four' banks, raising concerns that increasing concentration from bank mergers may be significantly reducing competition in the Australian market forfinancial services....

Research report

22 Jun 2009

The Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme bills have been introduced to the Senate and will be debated from 22 June 2009.

The Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS) is the cap-and-trade emissions trading scheme designed as Australia's contribution to limiting the global emissions of greenhouse gases...

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