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Matthew L. James

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28 Jun 2013
158

This paper provides an overview of mandatory vehicle CO2 emission (mandatory fuel efficiency) standards adopted overseas and the standards adopted by Australia.

Introduction

Fuel efficiency pertains to the conversion of chemical fuel energy into vehicle movement, whereas fuel economy is the energy...

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10 Jul 2012
156

This is a compilation of actions undertaken over the past decade relating to the establishment of a second Sydney airport.

This is a compilation of actions undertaken over the past decade relating to the establishment of a second Sydney airport. For the period prior...

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17 May 2012
176

This background note examines how planning of the national capital can facilitate better living outcomes for the city and its growing population.

It also considers how Canberra compares to other world capitals and why it deserves a higher profile and contends that improved urban...

Briefing paper

6 Mar 2010
381

This paper contends that the hype surrounding the steep rise of social media networking website use has tended to mask the reality of a corresponding growth in online fraud and crime.

New Web 2.0 technologies may enable inventive interactivity online, but they also foster...

Briefing paper

5 Mar 2010
292

On 16 December 2009, the Government released its aviation white paper. This is the most comprehensive statement of the Government’s aviation policy. The white paper followed the release of the aviation green paper on 2 December 2008, and an earlier issues paper titled Towards a...

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