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30
Nov
‘16

Trusted access to government data: UK reflections

Australian departments and agencies have recently begun exploring models for trusted access to research data, culminating in the recent release of the ABS Trusted Access Model and the Trusted user model included in the draft report of the...

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06
Sep
‘16

Gambling expenditure in the ACT

Two reports on gambling expenditure in the ACT (2009 and 2014) are now available for download. In 2014, people with gambling problems accounted for nearly half of all ACT losses. Overall, the reports found that gambling revenue is not drawn equally...

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17
Aug
‘16

Executive short courses launched

The ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods, in partnership with ANU Enterprise, has launched a series of executive education short courses to be run in October and November 2016. Information on the courses and presenters is available here, or...

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27
Jun
‘16

Cameo modelling of proposed Childcare and Family Payment reforms for Federal election 2016

A new paper by Ben Philips and Cukkoo Joseph of the ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods casts a light on proposed Childcare and Family Payment reforms. The paper summarises the results of a comparison of the financial impacts on hypothetical...

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11
May
‘16

Ben Phillips examines the Federal Budget 2016-17

This report provides a distributional analysis by income level and family type of the Federal 2016-17 Budget. The report models a range of budget measures that directly impact households such as changes to family payments, childcare, taxation,...

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02
May
‘16

ANUpoll finds divided opinions on tax reform and debt

In the most recent ANUpoll, researchers from the ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods have found that Australians are divided on the importance of government debt, with just less than half believing it to be the most important economic issue...

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04
Mar
‘16

ANU modelling informs debate on childcare reforms

ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods' principal research fellow Ben Phillips has released distributional modelling of the Australian Government's proposed childcare reforms. Early Childhood Australia, the peak body of childcare...

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19
Feb
‘16

Distributional Modelling of Proposed Negative Gearing and Capital Gains Taxation Reform

Australian taxation law allows investors (including rental investors) to offset the losses from negative gearing against their other income, not just their rental income as is the case in some other countries. This effectively treats rental losses...

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18
Feb
‘16

Felix Ritchie on the Five Safes model of data access

Professor Felix Ritchie, from Bristol Economic Analysis at the University of the West of England, has released a co-authored working paper on the 'Five Safes' model for managing access to sensitive data (including government-held...

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18
Jan
‘16

New book on economic analysis of crime and policing launched

ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods fellow Dr Matthew Manning has co-authored a newly released monograph, 'Economic Analysis and Efficiency in Policing, Criminal Justice and Crime Reduction: What Works?' The book explains the...

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