This publication, Policy Essentials: Cost–Benefit Analysis, is a guide issued by the Business Council of Australia to raise understanding within the public sector and the broader community of the importance of conducting cost–benefit analysis for major public policy decisions, regulations and projects. It includes a report authored for the BCA by Deloitte Access Economics titled ‘Familiarisation of the Cost–Benefit Analysis Framework’.
The Business Council of Australia (BCA) brings together the chief executives of 100 of Australia’s leading companies. For almost 30 years, the BCA has provided a unique forum for some of Australia’s most experienced corporate leaders to contribute to public policy reform that affects business and the community as a whole. Our vision is for Australia to be the best place in the world in which to live, learn, work and do business.