Latest news and releases from the Productivity Commission.

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Recent releases

Childcare and Early Childhood Learning

A draft report for the inquiry into Childcare and Early Childhood Learning was released on 22 July for comment.

Public Infrastructure

The inquiry report into Public Infrastructure was released on 14 July.

Competition Policy Review

The Commission released its submission to the Competition Policy Review issues paper on 27 June.

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Recent news

  • 2014 Richard Snape Lecture
    • On 23 June, Professor Joseph Stiglitz of Columbia University, presented the Commission's annual Richard Snape Lecture.
  • Chairman's Speech
    • Peter Harris addressed the 2014 Annual Stockbrokers Conference focussing on income, productivity growth and an ageing population.
  • Literacy and Numeracy Skills
    • A staff working paper Literacy and Numeracy Skills and Labour Market Outcomes in Australia was released on 29 May.