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The Net Social Revenue Approach to Solving Computable General Equilibrium Models - Productivity Commission...

Released: 13 Dec 2019

This staff working paper presents the proof of concept and illustrates the application using a standard small Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) model.

Australia's Oil and Gas Reserves - Productivity Commission submission

Released: 11 Nov 2019

The submission summarises some observations from various Commission studies. The first section of the submission explores the reasons for government regulation of petroleum (oil and gas) resources. The rest of the submission briefly discusses the

Trade and Assistance Review 2014-15

Released: 25 Jul 2016

This year's review explores how the size and nature of the assistance estimates might be influenced by recent developments such as the Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper, the Defence Industry Statement and submarine procurement, programs to

Examining Barriers to More Efficienct Gas Markets - Commission Research Paper

Released: 31 Mar 2015

This paper examines issues relating to different stages of the gas supply chain in the eastern Australian gas market, against the backdrop of integration with the Asia-Pacific market.

What role for policies to supplement an Emissions Trading Scheme? Productivity Commission Submission to the ...

Released: 22 May 2008

This Productivity Commission submission to the Garnaut Climate Change Review was released on 22 May 2008.

The Stern Review: an assessment of its methodology - Productivity Commission Staff Working Paper

Released: 24 Jan 2008

This paper contains a detailed examination of key elements of the Review’s analytical approach.

Productivity Commission Submission to the Prime Ministerial Task Group on Emissions Trading

Released: 4 Apr 2007

This is a study of the potential economic and government revenue impacts of the NRA, as outlined in the 10 February 2006 COAG meeting Communique.

Creating Markets for Ecosystem Services - Productivity Commission Staff Research Paper

Released: 19 Jun 2002

This paper investigates how well environmental problems related to salinity, biodiversity and climate change can be addressed by creating markets for ecosystem services.

Computable general equilibrium models for evaluating domestic greenhouse policies in Australia: A...

Released: 4 Apr 2001

Computable General Equilibrium Models for Evaluating Domestic Greenhouse Policies in Australia by Jack Pezzey and Ross Lambie was released on 4 April 2001.

Framework for Greenhouse Emission Trading in Australia - Industry Commission Staff Research Paper

Released: 1 Dec 1997

Framework for Greenhouse Emission Trading in Australia