Office of the Chief Economist
Providing objective, robust and high quality economic analysis to inform policy development across industry, innovation, resources, energy and evaluation.
The 2016 edition explores competitiveness issues using original analysis and business and industry-level economic data.
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|Australian Industry Report
The Australian Industry Report provides economic analysis and commentary on industry performance and topical industry trends and issues. It serves as a factual source of information on Australian industries with the aim to inform a broad audience.
The Industry Map is a companion product of the Australian Industry Report. This tool can help you unlock industry changes in your region. It contains the department’s first issue of experimental Gross Regional Product data as well as business counts, population estimates, labour force and industry employment data.
Resources and Energy Quarterly
The prospects for Australia’s resources and energy sector remain broadly positive, although downside risks remain. Resources and Energy Quarterly provides an overview of macroeconomic developments, global production and consumption of commodities, and the outlook for Australia’s resources and energy sector.
We provide publically accessible data on resources, energy, innovation and industry. Analysis contained in our publications and research papers helps bring this data to life and enhances discoverability.
Research papers and Evaluations reports
The Office of the Chief Economist produces research papers on a wide range of economic issues. Papers are of an analytical nature and attempt to address research questions relevant to the department’s portfolio responsibilities.
The Chief Economist is available to discuss the contents of publications with media outlets, and to present the findings at industry events.
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