Economic policy

Audio podcast
13 December 2016

Former Chief Scientist of Australia, Professor Ian Chubb, industry leader, Dr Katherine Woodthorpe and Professor of Management, Danny Samson join Professor Glyn Davis to discuss Australia's...

Blog post
15 November 2016

Trump's impact will be greatest on Americans, but a substantial shift away from liberal internationalism would cause structural change in the global economy, writes Tom Conley.

3 November 2016

Using the latest data available, this report examines recent changes in the state’s economic trends following the tailing off of the resources boom.

26 October 2016

This report highlights the discursive use of ‘diversification’ in policy and political dialogue and the extent to which manufacturing investment, occupations, skills and jobs are still central to...

Audio interview
7 September 2016

Interview with Philippe Legrain, a former advisor to the President of the European Commission, to discuss his argument that investing in refugees would reap an economic dividend of double the...

6 September 2016

The alignment between tech giant, Apple, and a nation state, shows how governments can be held to ransom by corporations, write Carl Rhodes and Peter Bloom.

26 August 2016

This paper uses farm-level data to examine resource reallocation in the Australian dairy industry between 1979 and 2013, and assesses the contribution of this process to industry-level...

21 August 2016

This report was a major policy project of the Chifley Research Centre and examines the threat to Australia’s future economic growth presented by growing inequality - and suggests new policies to...

18 August 2016

This report takes into account non-policy changes and policy decisions made or commitments entered into since the 2016-17 Northern Territory Budget.

15 August 2016

This report is the first major independent joint study of the economic relationship between Australia and China.