Economic development

Report
15 January 2017

According to this report, eight men own the same wealth as the 3.6 billion people who make up the poorest half of humanity.

Slides
4 January 2017

This presentation discusses the concentration of economic growth in cities - and the implications for productivity.

Report
14 December 2016

This report combines social and economic indicators to inform a fuller appreciation of Tasmania's progress and to prompt debate about the priorities that Tasmania must set.

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...

Report
13 December 2016

The long-term development prospects for the Pacific are bleak, yet it is an integral region for Australia’s strategic and development interests. One proposal that has the potential for...

Report
1 December 2016

Outlines the strengths, good practices and challenges of Australia’s mission in Afghanistan at the whole-of-government level.

Report
23 November 2016

This Lowy Institute analysis finds that Australia is an exception to unfavourable trends said to be evident in other advanced economies.

Strategy
21 November 2016

This draft District Plan sets out aspirations and proposals for Greater Sydney’s South District, which includes the local government areas of Canterbury-Bankstown, Georges River and Sutherland....

Strategy
18 November 2016

The Global Innovation Strategy will improve Australia’s international innovation and science collaboration by aligning existing and new initiatives with the desired outcomes under the National...

Report
15 November 2016

Australia is transitioning from the mining boom with strong growth and relatively low unemployment, but has not been immune to symptoms of the “new mediocre”: the preliminary findings of IMF staff...