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Boyd Hunter

Working paper

An overview of legal instruments and other measures to aid in the protection and valuation of Indigenous knowledge

This paper reviews the instruments and other measures relevant to supporting the protection of Indigenous Knowledge (IK) in Australia, with the intention of identifying ways to estimate the market value attributable to IK.
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Ongoing growth in the number of Indigenous Australians in business

This paper explores some of the key factors that are impacting on Indigenous business development, including issues about the economics of discrimination and remoteness. The paper also outlines policy implications that arise from the analysis.
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Poverty transitions in nonremote Indigenous households: the role of labour market and household dynamics

This paper contributes to the poverty literature in Australia by presenting estimates of income poverty entry and exit rates for Indigenous people living in nonremote areas of Australia.
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Dynamics of the digital divide

This paper builds on earlier work by exploring the rates of diffusion of information and communications technology for Indigenous Australians using data from the Australian Census Longitudinal Dataset 2006-2011.
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The comparative wellbeing of the New Zealand Maori and Indigenous Australian populations since 2000

This paper argues that Indigenous economic wellbeing can be partly improved by addressing broader macroeconomic factors.