Regional development

Research report
21 April 2017

This initial report considers the geographic impacts of the transition of the Australian economy following the resources investment boom.

Video lecture/presentation
30 March 2017

Video recording of a public seminar themed around the closure of the Hazelwood power station: presented by the Australian-German Climate and Energy College in collaboration with the Melbourne...

Statistics
30 March 2017

Australia's estimated resident population reached 24.1 million at 30 June 2016, increasing by 337,800 people or 1.4% since 30 June 2015.

Audio lecture/presentation
3 March 2017

Speaking at the 2017 Higher Education Conference, Dutch economist and author, Antoine van Agtmael, describes the process of transitioning a nation’s economy from uncompetitive 'rust belt'...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

A broad range of papers from academics, policy advisors and practitioners was presented to the 40th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Regional Science Association International...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

Following the Australian state of Tasmania’s adoption of its international education policy, Tasmania’s Place in the Asian Century White Paper, an increasing number of Chinese international...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This paper investigates the role of local government in the organisation and promotion of economic development. It argues there is more need for dialogue between different tiers of government to...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

Derived from an analysis of the Regional Development Australia Northern Inland Committee, this paper find that regional economic strategies may tend to reflect a bias towards structured processes...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This paper explores whether the loss of regional capital from regional areas is inevitable. It poses a number of questions for discussion such as: Are there non-traditional ways in which regional...

Conference paper
16 February 2017

This paper argues that an aspect of dysfunctionality is the potential impact of planning laws made at the centre which inhibit the flow of capital into a regional town. It asks, is it time to...