Recent publications in Occasional Paper
Government intervention against cartels is seldom effective and sometimes counterproductive. Competitive firms may conspire to push up prices and profits, but this is difficult to achieve for a lengthy period of time. Firms have...
The size and Impact of State Government Business taxes.
The current international economic uncertainty provides Australia with challenges and opportunities. Amidst this uncertainty, Australia's inherent advantages should allow it to market itself as a ‘safe haven' investment destination capable...
Martin Feil is the former Director of the Industries Assistance Commission.
Tony Makin is a Professor in the Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics at Griffith University
Jeff Rae is an Economic Consultant at ITS Global
Kristen Bondietti is from the Australian APEC Study Centre.