Tom Kompas

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Discussion paper

7 Jun 2019

This cost-benefit analysis finds that developing clean economies, whilst tackling climate change, will actually deliver economic benefits.


9 May 2019

Australia’s financial regulators have recently made a call for action to deal with climate change, with the Reserve Bank of Australia, APRA and ASIC all citing risks posed by climate change as a central concern for the economy and financial stability. This report asserts that...

Journal article

9 Sep 2015

Invasive species eradication programs can fail by applying management strategies that are not robust to potentially large but non-quantified risks. A more robust strategy can succeed over a larger range of possible values for non-quantified risk. This form of robustness analysis is often not undertaken...


29 Apr 2010

Conventional wisdom suggests that subsidising biofuel production will reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. This paper shows that in many cases, and for a wide range of parameter values, this is not true.

Biofuel subsidies can generate supply-side response by fossil fuel producers that accelerates...

Discussion paper

15 Nov 2005

This policy brief focuses on fisheries and provides three perspectives: one, an overview of the underlying causes of overfishing; two, a discussion on the recent efforts of Australia to put its Commonwealth fisheries on a sustainable management path; and three, the challenges faced by our...

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