Productivity Commission

Government of Australia

Level 28

35 Collins St.

Melbourne, Victoria, Victoria 3000

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (156)

1.

Strengthening Evidence-Based Policy in the Australian Federation (Volume 1: Proceedings)

Roundtable Proceedings, Productivity Commission, Vol. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 308 Posted: 11 May 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 473 (58,652)

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government policy, economic policy

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Waste Management

Productivity Commission Report No. 38
Number of pages: 562 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 456 (61,350)

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Environmental management, Environmental impact, Environmental protection, Environmental policy, Energy policy, Free trade, Free trade agreements, Minerals, Pulp and paper industry, Recyclable products, Recycling, Storage, Sustainable development, Waste

3.

Quantitive Tools for Microeconomic Policy Analysis

Productivity Commission Conference Proceedings Paper
Number of pages: 340 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 384 (75,364)

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Australia, Accounting Aged care, Computable General Equilibrium (CGE), Discrete choice model, Environmental productivity accounting, General equilibrium model, Health care, Measurement, Melbourne Institute Tax and Transfer Simulator (MITTS), Microeconomics, Productivity, Services trade

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International Pharmaceutical Price Differences

Productivity Commission Paper No. 1670
Number of pages: 225 Posted: 31 Jul 2001
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 365 (79,924)
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pharmaceuticals - pricing - drugs - Pharmaceutical Benefit Scheme - PBS - subsidy - price comparisons - therapeutic groups - molecules

5.

Telecommunications Competition Regulation

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report No. 16
Number of pages: 797 Posted: 03 Feb 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 333 (88,787)
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telecommunications, competition regulation, trade practices act 1974, access pricing, access regime, carrier, Telstra, Optus, WTO, regulation, broadband, infrastructure, pay TV

6.

Social Capital: Reviewing the Concept and its Policy Implications

Productivity Commission Research Paper No. 1743
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 01 Sep 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 282 (106,427)
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social capital, social policy, cohesion, norm, networks, trust

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International Benchmarking of Australian Telecommunications Services

Productivity Commission Working Paper No.1572
Number of pages: 387 Posted: 18 Aug 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 265 (113,661)
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international benchmarking - telecommunications - Telstra - carriers - service providers - social policy - retail price regulation - Universal Service Obligation - competition - regulation - access - number portability - accounting separation - anti-competitive behaviour - Public Switched Telephone Network - ISDN - mobile - residential price - business price - phone - SMEs - quality of service - performance indicators - productivity

8.

A ‘Sustainable’ Population? – Key Policy Issues

Number of pages: 308 Posted: 18 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 262 (115,478)

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sustainable population, population, productivity, participation, immigration, migration, population growth, ageing population, policy, economic

9.

International Benchmarking of Container Stevedoring

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1741
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 16 Sep 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 245 (123,208)

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Awards, Baggage, Benchmarking, Bulk Cargo, Break-bulk Cargo, Container Stevedoring, Containers, Contracting, Cranes, Cruise Ships, Customs, Enterprise Bargaining, Exporters, Exports, Fertiliser, Government Charges, Importers, Imports, Manning, Marine, Maritime, Mooring, Occupational Health and Safety, Outsourcing, Performance, Pilotage, Port Authority, Port-land Interface, Ports, Productivity, Quarantine, Redundancy, Remuneration, Rostering, Sea Trade, Shift Work, Stevedoring, Terminal, Terminal Operations, Towage, Unmooring, Waterfront, Wheat, Work Arrangements, Workplace Agreements

10.

Responsiveness of Demand for Irrigation Water: A Focus on the Southern Murray-Darling Basin

Productivity Commission Staff Working Paper
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
David Appels, Robert Douglas, Gavan Dwyer and Productivity Commission
Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Productivity Commission, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Australian Productivity Commission and Government of Australia
Downloads 236 (127,972)
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Irrigation water, southern murray-darling basin, water, agriculture, rice, dairy, horticulture, water reform, water trade, irrigated industries, water property rights

11.

ICT Use and Productivity: A Synthesis from Studies of Australian Firms

Productivity Commission Working Paper
Number of pages: 97 Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 233 (129,655)
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ABS, Australian bureau of statistics, business; DITR department of industry, tourism and resources, ICTs, information and communication technologies, OECD, productivity

12.

Economic Structure and Performance of the Australian Retail Industry

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report, No. 56, November 2011
Number of pages: 563 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 218 (138,256)

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retail sector, retail industry, domestic retail, international retail, online purchasing, digital economy, retail sales growth, online retailing, planning and zoning regulations, trading hour regulations, workplace relations regulation, GST, low value threshold, imported goods, international parcels

13.

Regulation of the Taxi Industry

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1605
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Sep 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 218 (138,256)

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regulation, taxi industry, taxis, hire-cars, transport, national competition policy, fare regulation, fares, licence plates, rank and hail taxi markets, compensation, adjustment assistance

14.

Australian and New Zealand Competition and Consumer Protection Regimes

Productivity Commission Staff Working Paper
Number of pages: 215 Posted: 19 Jan 2005
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 216 (139,503)
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Australia, New Zealand, Competition, Consumer, Protection, Regimes, Trans-Tasman

15.

Workers Compensation and Occupational Health and Safety Frameworks

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report, No. 27, March 16, 2004
Number of pages: 523 Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 216 (139,503)

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Australian Health Ministers' Advisory Council, Business, Common law, Conciliation, Damages, Dispute resolution, Employees, Employers, Illness, Incapacitation, Income replacement, Income support, Injuries, Injury, Insurance, Mediation, Medical costs, Occupational Health and Safety, OHS

16.

Australia's Gambling Industries

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1610
Number of pages: 1388 Posted: 11 Sep 2001
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 213 (141,366)
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gambling industries, poker machines, problem gambling, Internet gambling, gaming, gaming machines, gambling tax, earmarking, mutuality, crime, lotteries, jackpots, keno, tattslotto, racing, art unions, raffles, recreation

17.

Broadcasting

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1622
Number of pages: 561 Posted: 07 Oct 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 210 (143,261)
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broadcasting - digital television - media ownership - legislation - licensing - radio - television - tv - spectrum - airwaves - cultural diversity - local contect - radiofrequency - public interest - competition principles agreement - media - news - indigenous broadcasting - audiovisual - film - spectrum management - narrowcaster - analog - analogue - digital - cross-media - audience - sport - convergence - programs - programming - standards

18.

International Air Services

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report No. 2
Number of pages: 375 Posted: 18 Sep 2001
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 202 (148,579)
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International Air Services, Airlines, Quantas, Ansett Open Skies, Terminals, Air Traffic, Freight, Passengers, Air Travel, Air Services Agreements, Cabotage, International Air Services Commission, Aviation, Airports, Airport, Transport

19.

The Private Cost Effectiveness of Improving Energy Efficiency

Productivity Commission Report No. 36
Number of pages: 554 Posted: 16 Aug 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 198 (151,346)
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Australia, energy efficiency, energy standards, 5-star rating, greenhouse gas

20.

Modelling Water Trade in the Southern Murray-Darling Basin

Productivity Commission Staff Working Paper
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Deborah C. Peterson, Gavan Dwyer, David Appels, Jane M Fry and Productivity Commission
Australian Productivity Commission, Australian Productivity Commission, Government of the Commonwealth of Australia - Productivity Commission, RMIT University and Government of Australia
Downloads 194 (154,321)
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water trade, water, southern murray-darling basin, irrigation, dairy, rice, horticulture, CGE model, irrigation water, water allocation, water trade

21.

Economic Implications of an Ageing Australia

Productivity Commission Staff Working Paper
Number of pages: 470 Posted: 09 Jun 2005
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 192 (155,779)
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ageing, health, aged care, labour force, labour supply, economic growth, policy measures, productivity, demographic trends

22.

Economic Impacts of Migration and Population Growth

Productivity Commission, Final Report, April 2006
Number of pages: 438 Posted: 03 Oct 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 189 (157,967)

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Australia, Economic analysis, Economic policy, Employment, Employment opportunities, Employment policy, Immigration, Immigration policy, Labour market, Migrants, Migration, Occupations, Population, Population growth, Population movement, Productivity, Skilled labour, Skilled migrants

23.

Road and Rail Freight Infrastructure Pricing

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report No. 41
Number of pages: 600 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 179 (165,940)
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Access, Bulk freight, Competition, Environmental impact, Freight, Infrastructure, Infrastructure pricing, Land transport, Natural monopoly, Non-bulk freight, Rail, Rail industry, Railways, Regulation, Road freight, Road fund, Road networks, Road provision, Road safety, Roads, Roads funding

24.

The Australian Black Coal Industry

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1568
Number of pages: 869 Posted: 25 Sep 2001
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 175 (169,334)

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Australian black coal industry, international market, performance, benchmarking, work arrangements, price discrimination, price negotiation, labour market, mines, mining, workforce, coal, rail

25.

Impacts of Advances in Medical Technology in Australia

Productivity Commission Research Report
Number of pages: 700 Posted: 23 Feb 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 161 (181,924)
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health, medical technology, medical advances, healthcare, technological advances, private healthcare, public healthcare, treatment, health technology assessment, medical procedures, pharmaceuticals

26.

International Benchmarking of Telecommunications Prices and Price Changes

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1611
Number of pages: 182 Posted: 18 Aug 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 147 (196,330)
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telecommunications - benchmarking - call charges - mobile phones - mobile services - PSTN - ISDN - data services - dial-up services - Telstra - phones

27.

Impact of Competition Policy Reforms on Rural and Regional Australia

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1595
Number of pages: 503 Posted: 11 Sep 2001
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 147 (196,330)
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competition policy, rural and regional Australia, bush, National Competition Policy, country, demographics, labour market, social indicators, Competition Principles Agreement, electricity, water, gas, road transport, statutory marketing arrrangements, competitive neutrality, competitive tendering and contracting, local government, assistance, tourism, mining, sugar, rice, dairy, telecommunications, agriculture

28.

Rural Water Use and the Environment: The Role of Market Mechanisms

Productivity Commission, Research Report, August 2006
Number of pages: 369 Posted: 03 Oct 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 145 (198,570)

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Agriculture, Drinking water, Environment, Environmental impact, Environmental management, Environmental policy, Environmental protection, Farming, Irrigation, Natural resources, Regulations, Rivers, Renewable resources, Sustainable development, Water, Water conservation, Water management

29.

Trends in Australian Agriculture

Productivity Commission Research Paper
Number of pages: 213 Posted: 22 Feb 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 145 (198,570)
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Australia Research, Agricultural policy, Agriculture, Domestic markets, Exports, Farming, Free trade, Free trade, Horticulture, Imports, Industry assistance, International markets, International trade, Labour, Livestock, Land management

30.

Public and Private Hospitals: Multivariate Analysis

Productivity Commission, May 2010
Number of pages: 214 Posted: 21 May 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 143 (200,768)

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Health Facilities, Hospitals, Health Care Systems, Health Insurance, Private Health Insurance

31.

International Liner Cargo Shipping: A Review of Part X of the Trade Practices Act 1974

Australian Productivity Comm. Working Paper No. 1612
Number of pages: 346 Posted: 11 Sep 2001
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 142 (201,932)

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liner cargo shipping, boats, ships, cargo, Part X, Trade Practices Act, global shipping, regulation, sea-freight, landbridging, conference trade, carriers, containers, ports

32.

Review of the Australian Consumer Product Safety System

Productivity Commission Research Report
Number of pages: 503 Posted: 22 Feb 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 138 (206,626)
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Australia, consumer product safety system, consumer product protection, hazard identification system, trade practices act 1974, fair trading act, product safety

33.

Price Regulation of Airport Services

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1703
Number of pages: 499 Posted: 19 Jun 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 138 (206,626)
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Assistance to Tourism: Exploratory Estimates

Productivity Commission Staff Working Paper
Number of pages: 275 Posted: 09 Jun 2005
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 130 (216,737)

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tourism, tourism assistance, government assistance, australian tourism industry, tourism expenditure

35.

Review of the Gas Access Regime

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 31
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 124 (224,652)
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Access, competition, deregulation, distribution network, energy consumption, electricity, energy conservation, energy resources, gas, gas access regime, gas code, gas consumers, gas pipelines access law, gas producers, monopoly, national access regime, natural gas, natural resources, New South Wales

36.

Review of Price Regulation of Airports Services

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report No. 40
Number of pages: 210 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 123 (226,020)

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Prices, Prices regulation, Prices Surveillance Act, Price monitoring, Regulation

37.

Executive Remuneration in Australia

Productivity Commission Report No. 49, December 2009
Number of pages: 520 Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 115 (237,634)

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salaries, pay equity, senior executives

38.

Water Rights Arrangements in Australia and Overseas

Productivity Commission Research Paper
Number of pages: 359 Posted: 08 Feb 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 114 (239,089)
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Australia; research; reports; Arid; California; Chile; climate; COAG; Colarado; Council of Australian Governments; drought; irrigation; markets; Mexico; Murray-Darling Basin; natural resources; pollution; rainfall; Rio Grande; Salinity; South Africa; sustainable development; sustainability

39.

Precaution and the Precautionary Principle: Two Australian Case Studies

Productivity Commission Staff Working Paper
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 111 (243,637)

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precautionary principle, fisheries management, genetically modified organisms, GMOs

40.

Financial Performance of Government Trading Enterprises 2000-01 to 2004-05

Productivity Commission Research Paper
Number of pages: 386 Posted: 22 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 111 (243,637)

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Australia, Research, Commonwealth GTEs, Drainage, Electricity, Forests, Government businesses, Government Trading Enterprises, Irrigation, Ports, Railways, Sector reforms, Sewerage, Urban transport, Water

41.

International Benchmarking of the Australian Waterfront

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1536
Number of pages: 302 Posted: 30 Dec 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 111 (243,637)
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benchmarking, waterfront, ports, pilotage, towage, mooring, unmooring, sea trade, stevedoring, terminal operations, port authority, performance, baggage, wheat, fertiliser, bulk cargo, break-bulk cargo, cruise ships, port-land interface, customs, quarantine, importers, imports, exporters, exports, cranes, containers, maritime, marine, government charges, terminal, enterprise bargaining

42.

Industries, Land Use and Water Quality in the Great Barrier Reef Catchment

Productivity Commission Paper No. 1721
Number of pages: 451 Posted: 03 Jun 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 109 (246,838)
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Land use, pollution, great barrier reef, GBR, catchment, environment, Beef, Commercial fishing, Environment, Environmental Impact, Great Barrier Reef, Horticulture, Mining, Mineral processing, Recreational fishing, Sugar, Tourism, Water quality

43.

Progress in Rail Reform

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1623
Number of pages: 452 Posted: 11 Sep 2001
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 106 (251,635)
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rail reform - railways - train - transport - access - road transport - roads - land transport - infrastructure - competitive neutrality - safety

44.

Review of National Competition Policy Reforms

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report, No. 33, February 2005
Number of pages: 503 Posted: 08 Jun 2005
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 96 (268,992)

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National Competition Policy, NCP, Reforms, Infrastructure, Health, Transport, Education

45.

Economic Regulation of Harbour Towage and Related Services

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1706
Number of pages: 279 Posted: 12 Jun 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 95 (270,822)
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ports, harbour towage, regulation, tug boats ports, pilotage, port authorities, shipping, ships

46.

Assessing Local Government Revenue Raising Capacity

Productivity Commission Research Report, Canberra, Australia, 2008
Number of pages: 358 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 94 (272,639)

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local council, local government, local government revenue, municipality

47.

Towards Urban Water Reform: A Discussion Paper

Productivity Commission, 2008
Number of pages: 163 Posted: 02 Oct 2008
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 93 (274,616)

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water use, water demand, water recycling, water resources, water trading, desalinisation

48.

Review of Regulatory Burden on the Upstream Petroleum (Oil and Gas) Sector

Productivity Commission Research Report, Melbourne, 2009
Number of pages: 414 Posted: 16 Aug 2009
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 91 (278,408)

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oil exploration, petroleum exploration, gas, energy supply

49.

Managed Competition in Health Care

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1733
Number of pages: 111 Posted: 29 May 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 91 (278,408)

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health, health care, managed competition, medicare

50.

Offshore Investment by Australian Firms: Survey Evidence

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1698
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 25 Mar 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 91 (278,408)
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offshore investment, firms locating offshore, survey, branch office, foreign direct investment, headquarters, branch office

51.

Review of the Disability Discrimination Act 1992

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 30
Number of pages: 571 Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 90 (280,313)
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Access, community service obligations, competition, compliance costs, consumers, DDA, disability, disability discrimination act 1992, employment, equity, industrial relations, national competition policy, occupational health and safety, people with disabilities, regulation, small business

52.

An Integrated Tariff Analysis System: Software and Database

Productivity Commission Staff Working Paper
Number of pages: 160 Posted: 19 Jan 2005
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 89 (282,323)

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Integrated Tariff Analysis, ITAS, tariffs

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Evaluation of the Pharmaceutical Industry Investment Program

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1725
Number of pages: 247 Posted: 27 May 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 89 (282,323)
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Australian Pigmeat Industry

Productivity Commission Report No. 35
Number of pages: 344 Posted: 23 Feb 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 88 (284,354)

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Australia, Australian, Pigmeat, pigmeat industry, pork, pigmeat production, pigmeat farming, pigmeat export

55.

University Resourcing: Australia in an International Context

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1724
Number of pages: 438 Posted: 16 Jun 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 88 (284,354)

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Australia, commissioned study, research, report, higher education institutions, universities, university expenditure, university income

56.

Cost Recovery by Government Agencies

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1702
Number of pages: 640 Posted: 20 Mar 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 83 (294,813)
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Cost recovery, administrative agencies, information agencies, regulatory agencies, regulation, administration, fees, charges, Trade Practices Act, cross subsidies, transparency, accountability, health, safety, Australian Communications Authority, case studies, guidelines

57.

Stranded Irrigation Assets

Productivity Commission Staff Working Paper
Number of pages: 133 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
Productivity Commission, Heather Roper, Chris Sayers and Andrew Smith
Government of Australia, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Government of Australia and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 82 (297,016)

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Water trading, water pricing, exit fees, water management, water conservation, water resources

58.

Aspects of Structural Change in Australia

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1560
Number of pages: 155 Posted: 16 Nov 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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structural change, adjustment, living standards, regional Australia, labour market, regional performance, industry adjustment, unemployment, labour mobility, measurement, manufacturing, services, investment, wages, labour force

59.

Public Support for Science and Innovation

Productivity Commission Research Report
Number of pages: 901 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 81 (299,195)
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science, innovation, intellectual property, R&D, tax offsets

60.

Impacts of Native Vegetation and Biodiversity Regulations

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 29
Number of pages: 628 Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 79 (303,628)
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Agriculture, biodiversity, conservation, environment, environment protection and biodiversity conservation act 1999, environmental degradation, farming, forests, investment, land, landholders, mineral exploration, productivity, property values, regulation, sustainability, sustainable development

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Financial Performance of Government Trading Enterprises, 1997-98 to 2001-02

Productivity Commission Research Paper No. 1742
Number of pages: 454 Posted: 02 Sep 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 79 (303,628)

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Commonwealth GTEs, Drainage, Electricity, Forests, Government businesses, Government Trading Enterprises, Irrigation, Ports, Railways, Sector reforms, Sewerage, Urban transport, Water

62.

Microeconomic Reforms and Australian Productivity: Exploring the Links

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1600
Number of pages: 464 Posted: 30 Aug 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 79 (303,628)
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Arrangements for Setting Drinking Water Standards

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1634
Number of pages: 414 Posted: 18 Aug 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 79 (303,628)
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drinking water, water quality, international benchmarking, water cycle, public health, standards

64.

Vocational Education and Training Workforce

Number of pages: 549 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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vocational education and training, VET workforce, vocational workforce, vocational education, training workforce, human capital, workforce planning, workforce capability, workforce skills, coag framework, dual professional

65.

Performance Benchmarking of Australian Business Regulation

Productivity Commission Research Report
Number of pages: 259 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 77 (308,269)
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Benchmarking, Business, Council of Australian Governments (COAG), Regulation

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Review of the Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Act 1993 and Certain Other Superannuation Legislation

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1704
Number of pages: 272 Posted: 21 Jun 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 77 (308,269)
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superannuation, legislation review, finance, competition

67.

Assessing Environmental Regulatory Arrangements for Agriculture

Number of pages: 284 Posted: 14 Jun 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 76 (310,647)

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Fish, aquaculture, Australia, environment, regulation, red tape, marine, coastal planning

68.

Carbon Emission Policies in Key Economies

Number of pages: 273 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 75 (313,020)
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carbon pricing, cost abatement, greenhouse gas emissions, abatement technology, carbon policy, energy reduction policy, emissions trading scheme, carbon leakage

69.

Reform of Building Regulation

Productivity Commission Working Paper
Number of pages: 583 Posted: 19 Jan 2005
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 75 (313,020)
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Australia, Commissioned study, Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB), Building, Construction, Economics, Inter Government Agreement, Policy, Reform, Regulation

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Review of Australia's Consumer Policy Framework

Productivity Commission Report No. 45, Canberra, Austraiia, April 2008
Number of pages: 611 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 74 (315,450)

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business regulation, consumer education, consumer protection, consumers, goods and services

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Rules of Origin Under the Australia-New Zealand Cer Trade Agreement

Productivity Commission Working Paper
Number of pages: 250 Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 73 (317,896)
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Australia-New Zealand closer economic relations trade agreement (CER), competition, economics, New Zealand, policy, regulation, rules of origin, tariffs, trade, trade barriers

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Conservation of Australia's Historic Heritage Places

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report No. 37
Number of pages: 469 Posted: 22 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2013
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 70 (325,292)

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Australia, Conservation, Heritage, Heritage listing, Heritage properties, Private sector, Public sector

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Australia's Health Workforce

Productivity Commission Research Report
Number of pages: 435 Posted: 23 Feb 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 69 (327,799)
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Australia, Clinical training, General practice, Health, Health costs, health workforce, Health workforce professionals, Medical technology, Medicine

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Harnessing Private Sector Conservation of Biodiversity

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1687
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 23 Jan 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 69 (327,799)
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private sector conservation, biodiversity, environment, property rights, cost sharing

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Financial Performance of Government Trading Enterprises 2004-05 to 2005-06

Commission Research Paper 2007
Number of pages: 356 Posted: 12 Nov 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 67 (333,091)
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Drainage, Electricity, Forests, Government businesses, Government Trading Enterprises (GTEs), Irrigation, Ports, Railways, Sector reforms, Sewerage, Urban transport, Water

76.

Standard Setting and Laboratory Accreditation

Productivity Commission Research Report
Number of pages: 359 Posted: 05 Oct 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 67 (333,091)

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Accreditation, Laboratory accreditation services, National Association of Testing Authorities, Standards, Standards Australia Limited

77.

First Home Ownership

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 29
Number of pages: 299 Posted: 11 Oct 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 67 (333,091)
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Building industry, building societies, construction industry, families, family, finance, finance companies, first home owners, goods and services tax (GST), home finance, home loans, housing, interest rates, land title, mortgages, planning, rent, rental properties, residential land, stamp duty

78.

The Role of Non-Traditional Work in the Australian Labour Market

Productivity Commission Research Paper
Number of pages: 209 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Casual employees, fixed-term employees, labour hire employees, self-employed contractors, wages, family income

79.

Public Liability Claims Management

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1727
Number of pages: 132 Posted: 14 May 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Insurance, Insurance claims, International Benchmarking, Legal processes, Liability, Public Liability

80.

Pig and Pigmeat Industries: Safeguard Action Against Imports

Australian Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1557
Number of pages: 222 Posted: 03 Aug 2001
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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pigs, pigmeat, WTO, safeguard action, imports, adjustment, consumers, employment, regional development, trade liberalisation, ecologically sustainable development, international obligations, pig farming, farming, pigmeat processing, abattoirs, bacon, ham, smallgoods, quarantine

81.

Review of Part X of the Trade Practices Act 1974: International Liner Cargo Shipping

Productivity Commission Report No. 32
Number of pages: 392 Posted: 23 Feb 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Part X, trade practices Act 1974, international liner cargo shipping, liner cargo shipping, Australian shipping, ship conference

82.

Review of Automotive Assistance

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1729
Number of pages: 348 Posted: 05 Jun 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 61 (349,454)
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Automotive Competitiveness and Investment Scheme, Australian Design Rules, Automotive industry, Automotive Market Access and Development Scheme, Cars, Four-wheel-drive vehicles, Fuel consumption, Industry assistance, Industry policy, Commercial vehicles, Motor cars, Passenger motor vehicles, Research and development, Specialist and Enthusiast Vehicle Scheme, Tariffs Taxation

83.

Financial Performance of Government Trading Enterprises 1998-99 to 2002-03

Productivity Commission Staff Working Paper
Number of pages: 362 Posted: 19 Jan 2005
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 60 (352,318)
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Australia, Research, Commonwealth GTEs, Drainage, Electricity, Forests, Government businesses, Government Trading Enterprises, Irrigation, Ports, Railways, Sector reforms, Sewerage, Urban transport, Water

84.

Review of the National Access Regime

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1717
Number of pages: 535 Posted: 10 Jan 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 60 (352,318)
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access, national competition policy, trade practices act, Trade Practices Act 1974, access regulation, natural monopolies, market power, negotiation and arbitration, declaration, transparency

85.

Health Policy Roundtable

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1710
Number of pages: 333 Posted: 11 Oct 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 60 (352,318)
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supplier induced demand, health, access, health care

86.

Productive Reform in a Federal System

Productivity Commission Roundtable Proceedings Paper
Number of pages: 361 Posted: 22 Aug 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 59 (355,216)
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Federalism, labour market reform, regulatory reform, health system reform, freight transport, land transport, National Competition Policy

87.

Citrus Growing and Processing

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 20
Number of pages: 306 Posted: 05 Sep 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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88.

Caring for Older Australians

Number of pages: 88 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 58 (358,214)
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aged care, aged care system, aged care workers, aged care services, Australia’s population, geriatric care, palliative care, residential and community aged care, aged care providers, aged care sector

89.

Public and Private Hospitals

Productivity Commission Research Report, December 2009
Number of pages: 488 Posted: 27 Apr 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 58 (358,214)

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health facilities, hospitals, health care systems, health insurance, private health insurance

90.

Structural Adjustment - Key Policy Issues

Productivity Commission Research Paper No. 1680
Number of pages: 134 Posted: 24 Oct 2001
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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structural adjustment, policy, reform, government assistance

91.

Smash Repair and Insurance

Productivity Commission Report No. 34
Number of pages: 186 Posted: 22 Feb 2006
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Australia, smash repair, automobile insurance, car insurance, car repair, code of conduct, insurers, repairers, regulation

92.

Market Mechanisms for Recovering Water in the Murray-Darling Basin

Productivity Commission 2010, March 2010
Number of pages: 420 Posted: 09 Apr 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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water management, agriculture, water entitlements, water markets, water purchases

93.

Financial Performance of Government Trading Enterprises 1999-00 to 2003-04

Productivity Commission Research Paper
Number of pages: 366 Posted: 23 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2009
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 53 (373,690)
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Australia, Research, Commonwealth GTEs, Drainage, Electricity, Forests, Government businesses, Government Trading Enterprises, Irrigation, Ports, Railways, Sector reforms, Sewerage, Urban transport, Water

94.

Independent Review of the Job Network

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1718
Number of pages: 548 Posted: 10 Feb 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 52 (376,960)
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employment service, search effectiveness, Job Matching, Intensive Assistance, Australian Jobsearch System, New Enterprise Incentive Scheme, Project Contracting, Harvest Labour Services, unemployment, Job Search Training

95.

Bilateral and Regional Trade Agreements

Productivity Commission Research Report, November 2010
Number of pages: 392 Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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bilateral trade, regional trade, trade liberalisation, investment barriers, trade barriers, bilateral agreements, tariff reductions

96.

Contribution of the Not-for-Profit Sector

Productivity Commission 2010 Research Report, 2010
Number of pages: 504 Posted: 09 Apr 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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non-profit organisations, non governmental organisations, social welfare, charitable organisations

97.

Radiocommunications

Number of pages: 435 Posted: 05 Jan 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 50 (383,511)
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Australia, Public inquiry, Report, Communications, Radio, Radiocommunications, spectrum

98.

Pastoral Leases and Non-Pastoral Land Use

Productivity Commission, Working Paper No. 1712
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 26 Aug 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Pastoral leases, rangelands, land management, land use, lease system

99.

Performance Benchmarking of Australian Business Regulation: Occupational Health and Safety

Productivity Commission 2010, March 2010
Number of pages: 450 Posted: 09 Apr 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Benchmarking, Occupational Health and Safety

100.

Evaluation of the Mutual Recognition Schemes

Productivity Commission Research Report
Number of pages: 395 Posted: 08 Feb 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 49 (386,823)
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Australia, commissioned study, research, report, australian capital territory, australian states and territories, business, competition, MRA; Mutual Mecognition Agreement, New South Wales, New Zealand, northern territory, occupations, policy, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Trans Tasman Mutua

101.

Trends in Australian Infrastructure Prices 1990-91 to 2000-01

Australian Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1707
Number of pages: 293 Posted: 31 Jul 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 48 (390,377)
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telecommunications, electricity, gas, water, urban transport, ports, rail freight

102.

Work Arrangements on Large Capital City Building Projects

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1590
Number of pages: 187 Posted: 20 Nov 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 47 (393,747)
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work arrangements, building, construction, labour market, workplace, training, safety, health and safety, OH&S, wages, on-costs, hiring, recruitment, redundancy, remuneration

103.

Review of Legislation Regulating the Architectural Profession

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1644
Number of pages: 272 Posted: 20 Sep 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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architectural profession - architects - legislation review - building - design - regulation

104.
Downloads 45 (400,717)

Gambling

Productivity Commission 2010, Gambling, Vol. 2, No. 50, February 2010
Number of pages: 478 Posted: 02 Aug 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 29 (478,913)

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gambling, casinos, games, lotteries

Gambling

Productivity Commission 2010, Vol. 1, No. 50, February 2010
Number of pages: 632 Posted: 02 Aug 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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gambling, casinos, games, lotteries

105.

General Practice Administrative and Compliance Costs

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1720
Number of pages: 122 Posted: 23 May 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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106.

Australia’s Anti-Dumping and Countervailing System

Productivity Commission Report No. 48
Number of pages: 243 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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tariffs, import controls

107.

Potential Benefits of the National Reform Agenda

Productivity Commission Research Paper
Number of pages: 463 Posted: 03 Oct 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 42 (411,712)
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Competition, Disease prevention, Education, Electricity, Gas, Health promotion, Health services, Human capital, Ports, Railways, Regulatory reform, Roads, Training, Workforce participation

108.

Paid Parental Leave: Support for Parents with Newborn Children

Productivity Commission Report No. 47, Canberra, 2009
Number of pages: 585 Posted: 14 Aug 2009
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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working conditions, employment policy, maternity benefits, paternity benefits

109.

Removing Tariffs on Goods Originating from Least Developed Countries

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1737
Number of pages: 137 Posted: 05 Jun 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Clothing, Consumers, Doha, Exports, Footwear, Goods, Imports, LDCs, Least developed countries, Markets, South Pacific Regional Trade and Economic Co-operation Agreement, Tariffs, TCF, Textiles, Textiles, clothing and footwear, Trade

110.

Financial Performance of Government Trading Enterprises, 1996-97 to 2000-01

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1713
Number of pages: 288 Posted: 20 Nov 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 40 (419,161)
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government trading enterprises, community service obligations, electricity, ports, water, railways, urban transport

111.

Review of Australia's General Tariff Arrrangements

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1651
Number of pages: 203 Posted: 18 Aug 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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tariffs, assistance, tariff reform, PMV, TCF, trade, tariff concession system, by-laws, effective rates, nominal rates

112.

Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage - Key Indicators

SCRGSP (Steering Committee for the Review of Government Service Provision), Productivity Commission, Canberra 2009
Number of pages: 791 Posted: 27 Jul 2009
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Indigenous people, Indigenous programs, Indigenous education, Indigenous employment, Indigenous health, Indigenous affairs, Indigenous communities, Aboriginal peoples, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures

113.

Review of Tcf Assistance

Number of pages: 331 Posted: 09 Feb 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 39 (423,037)

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Australia, Public Inquiry, Adjustment, Assistance, Awards, Clothing, Cotton, Employment, Enterprise agreements, Exports, Footwear, Garments, Hides, Imports, Industrial relations, Industry, Labour costs, Labour market programs, Leather, OAP, Overseas Assembly Provisions, Productivity, Quotas

114.

Wheat Export Marketing Arrangements

Productivity Commission Report No. 51
Number of pages: 464 Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 38 (427,154)

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Wheat Export Marketing Act, Wheat Export, Accreditation Scheme, Wheat Export, Wheat Exports Australia, Bulk Wheat, Accreditation, Grain Supply, Export Supply Chain, Single Desk

115.

Impact of a Foot and Mouth Disease Outbreak on Australia

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1705
Number of pages: 196 Posted: 20 Aug 2002
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 37 (431,240)
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Foot and mouth disease, outbreak, FMD, quarantine

116.

Restrictions on the Parallel Importation of Books

Productivity Commission Research Report, Canberra, 2009
Number of pages: 240 Posted: 29 Jul 2009
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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publishing, books, imports, copyright

117.

Tasmanian Freight Subsidy Arrangements

Productivity Commission Report, No. 39, 2006
Number of pages: 161 Posted: 07 Nov 2007
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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bulk shipping, container shipping, Freight costs, Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme, Tasmanian Wheat Freight Scheme

118.

Work Arrangements in the Australian Meat Processing Industry

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1548
Number of pages: 265 Posted: 16 Nov 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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work arrangements, meat processing, labour market, red meat, consumption, workforce, employment, institutional environment, industrial relations, recruitment, promotion, shiftwork, tallies, tally, labour on-costs, dispute resolution, role of government, awards, workers' compensation, beef, veal, sheep

119.

Australian’s Urban Water Sector

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report, Vol. 1, No. 55, August 2011
Number of pages: 548 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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urban water, drinking water, waste water, water utilities, COAG, national water initiative, water reform framework, water security, water policy, water catchments, water resource planning, water supply services, water management practices

120.

Trends in Aged Care Services: Some Implications

Productivity Commission 2008, Commission Research Paper, 2008
Number of pages: 267 Posted: 20 Aug 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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aged care, aging, residential facilities, nursing homes

121.

Modelling Economy-Wide Effects of Future Automotive Assistance

Productivity Commission Research Report, Melbourne, 2008
Number of pages: 150 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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car industry, automotive industry, industry assistance, tariffs, competition, exports

122.

Promoting Better Environmental Outcomes

Productivity Commission 2009, Promoting Better Environmental Outcomes, Roundtable Proceedings, Productivity Commission, Melbourne.
Number of pages: 240 Posted: 28 May 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 33 (447,789)

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Environmental Management, Environmental Policy, Sustainable Development

123.

Annual Review of Regulatory Burdens on Business: Social and Economic Infrastructure Services

Annual Review of Regulatory Burdens on Business: Social and Economic Infrastructure Services, Research Report, Productivity Commission Canberra, 2009
Number of pages: 426 Posted: 24 Sep 2009
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 31 (456,886)

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construction industry, utility services, health care industry, education, transport industry, communications industry

124.

Performance Benchmarking of Australian Business Regulation: Planning, Zoning and Development Assessments

Number of pages: 556 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 29 (466,369)
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planning, zoning, development, planning and zoning systems, land development, gaming, COAG, regulatory reform agenda

125.

Review of Mutual Recognition Schemes

Productivity Commission Research Report, 2009
Number of pages: 468 Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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accreditation, occupations, qualifications, skills

126.

Performance Benchmarking of Australian and New Zealand Business Regulation: Food Safety

Productivity Commission Research Report, 2009
Number of pages: 480 Posted: 27 Apr 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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food safety, food processing, food industry, food inspection

127.

The Market for Retail Tenancy Leases in Australia

Productivity Commission 2008, No. 43, Canberra, March 2008
Number of pages: 322 Posted: 20 Aug 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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leasing, landlord, tenant

128.

Annual Report 2006-07

Productivity Commission 2007, Annual Report 2006-2007, Annual Report Series, November
Number of pages: 282 Posted: 27 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2008
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 24 (492,575)
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Business management, Environment, Finance management, Resources, Trade, Workplace management

129.

Disability Care and Support

Number of pages: 101 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 23 (498,104)
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disability, disability care, disability support, NDIS, national disability insurance scheme, disability services, no-fault national injury insurance scheme

130.

Government Drought Support

Productivity Commission Inquiry Report, No. 47, February 2009
Number of pages: 486 Posted: 30 Jul 2009
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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drought, irrigation, rainfall

131.

Annual Report 2009-10

Number of pages: 311 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 22 (503,818)
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public policy, evidence-based policy, policy development, reform, productivity

132.

Chemicals and Plastics Regulation

Productivity Commission Chemicals and Plastics Regulation Research Report, 2008
Number of pages: 489 Posted: 29 May 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Chemicals Industry, Plastics Industry, Regulations

133.

Strengthening Evidence-Based Policy in the Australian Federation (Volume 2: Background Paper)

Roundtable Proceedings, Productivity Commission, Vol. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 11 May 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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government policy, economic policy

134.

Safeguards Inquiry into the Import of Pigmeat

Productivity Commission Report No. 44
Number of pages: 190 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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pork, swine, world trade, tariffs, meat products

135.

Early Childhood Development Workforce

Number of pages: 530 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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early childhood development, ECD workforce, early childhood education, vocational education and training, childcare, long day care, additional needs, disadvantage children

136.

Annual Review of Regulatory Burdens on Business: Primary Sector

Productivity Commission 2007, Annual Review of Regulatory Burdens on Business: Primary Sector, Research Report, Canberra
Number of pages: 355 Posted: 02 Oct 2008
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 20 (515,204)

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regulatory reform, primary industry, agriculture, Nation Reform Agenda

137.

Performance Benchmarking of Australian Business Regulation: Cost of Business Registrations

Productivity Commission Report, 2008
Number of pages: 248 Posted: 18 Apr 2011
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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businesses, management, regulations, commercial law

138.

Annual Review of Regulatory Burdens on Business: Business and Consumer Services

Productivity Commission Research Report, 2010
Number of pages: 294 Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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red tape, business and consumer regulations, service sector regulations, personal and corporate insolvency laws, superannuation, commercial real estate, restaurant menus, regulatory burdens, Regulation Impact Statement

139.

Latin America in the Global Economy: Challenges and Opportunities

Richard Snape Lecture, 18 November, Productivity Commission, Melbourne, November 18, 2008
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Sep 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Trade, Investment, economic development, technological change, economic growth

140.

Performance Benchmarking of Australian Business Regulation: Quantity and Quality

Productivity Commission Research Report, 2008
Number of pages: 186 Posted: 27 Aug 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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businesses, management, regulations, commercial law

141.

Population and Migration: Understanding the Numbers

Productivity Commission Research Paper
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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immigration, population, migration, population growth

142.

Trade & Assistance Review 2007 - 08

Productivity Commission Annual Report Series, Canberra, May 2009
Number of pages: 282 Posted: 16 Aug 2009
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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anti-dumping, industry assistance, international trade, tariffs

143.

Annual Review of Regulatory Burdens on Business: Manufacturing and Distributive Trades

Productivity Commission Annual Review of Regulatory Burdens on Business: Manufacturing and Distributive Trades, Research Report, Canberra, 2008
Number of pages: 266 Posted: 07 Jun 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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manufacturing industry, wholesale trade, retail trade, businesses

144.

Schools Workforce

Productivity Commission 2012, Schools Workforce, Research Report, Canberra
Number of pages: 376 Posted: 14 Dec 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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school workforce, human capital, school system, education and training workforce, educational disadvantage

145.

Identifying and Evaluating Regulation Reform

Number of pages: 609 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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regulation, regulation reform, COAG, regulatory stock, future reform, regulatory system, evaluating reforms, burdens on business

146.

Financial Performance of Government Trading Enterprises, 2004-05 to 2006-07

Productivity Commission Research Paper, July 2008
Number of pages: 362 Posted: 03 Jun 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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Electricity, harbours, forestry, Public finance, government business enterprises, Transport, Water supply, rail transport

147.

Modelling Economy-Wide Effects of Future TCF Assistance

Productivity Commission Research Report, Melbourne, Australia, 2008
Number of pages: 169 Posted: 14 Jul 2008
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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tariff protection, economic modelling, textile industry, clothing industry, footwear industry

148.

Default Superannuation Funds in Modern Awards

Productivity Commission 2012, Default Superannuation Funds in Modern Awards, Inquiry Report No. 60, Final Inquiry Report, Canberra
Number of pages: 290 Posted: 14 Dec 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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default superannuation funds, modern awards, MySuper, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority, superannuation, Australia, Fair Work Australia, FWA

149.

Annual Report 2008-09

Productivity Commission Annual Report 2008-09
Number of pages: 298 Posted: 27 May 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 15 (544,252)

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Trade Agreements, International Trade, Trade, Tariffs

150.

Rural Research and Development Corporations

Number of pages: 402 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 12 (562,239)
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rural research, research and development, RDC, rural research and development corporations, rural industry

151.

Annual Report 2007-08

Annual Report Series, Productivity Commission, 2008
Number of pages: 273 Posted: 20 Aug 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 11 (568,364)

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productivity

152.

Impacts and Benefits of COAG Reforms: Reporting Framework

Number of pages: 107 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
Downloads 9 (580,724)
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COAG reforms, reform impacts, competition, regulation, human capital

153.

Trade & Assistance Review 2008-09

Trade & Assistance Review 2008-09, 2010
Number of pages: 184 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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anti-dumping, industry assistance, international trade, tariffs

154.

Chemicals and Plastics Regulation: Lessons for National Approaches to Regulation

Productivity Commission Research Report Supplement, 2009
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Sep 2010
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia
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chemical industry, plastics industry, regulations

155.

Trends in Australian Manufacturing

Posted: 09 Feb 2004
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia

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Australia, Research, Reports, Employment, Employment opportunities, Industrial disputes, Industrial relations, Industry, Industry policy, Labour market, Manufacturing, Part-time employment, Permanent employment, Productivity, Skilled labour, Structural adjustment, Temporary employment, Trade unions

156.

Work Arrangements in Container Stevedoring

Productivity Commission Working Paper No. 1535
Posted: 16 Nov 2003
Productivity Commission
Government of Australia

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stevedoring, container stevedoring, labour market, work arrangements, employment, waterfront, ports, rostering, manning, shift work, remuneration, occupational health and safety, contracting, redundancy, recruitment, productivity, awards, workplace agreements