Thomas Morrison


Superannuation: the right balance?

This report for CPA Australia evaluates the impact of Australia’s simplified superannuation changes post 1 July 2007. The report compares the pre- and post-retirement living standards for 12 representative retirement groups, based on family type, income level and retirement age. It reveals that there is...

Rich suburbs, poor suburbs? Small area poverty estimates for Australia's eastern seaboard in 2006

This paper describes the use of spatial microsimulation techniques to examine differences in income poverty at a small area level in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and the Australian Capital Territory. This paper provides details of methodology, along with some initial results demonstrating substantial geographic...