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A more sustainable Australia: let’s get creative about productivity

Cities are the key to our productivity | Source: Flickr/mugley Read: The article in the Conversation by Professor Christopher Findlay published on 28 August. Just follow the link: http://theconversation.com/a-more-sustainable-australia-lets-get-creative-about-productivity-12459 The Conversation is an independent source of news and views, sourced from the academic and research community and delivered direct to the public.

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We’re not out of the productivity slump just yet

Dean Parham, University of Adelaide Alumni and research economist specialising in productivity analysis, has written an article for The Australian Financial Review: “Some commentators have latched onto a recent uptick in labour productivity growth, but overall (multifactor) productivity continues to flatline. because capital productivity continues to decline.” The full article can be read here: The […]

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Economics Alumni Dean Parham Discusses Productivity with Amanda Vanstone on ABC National Radio – Hear the Interview

What is meant by the term productivity? It’s a word that’s used a lot and usually with a very grave voice saying it’s in decline. But what does that mean, is it a permanent state and is it linked to our wages?  Listen here for the full interview with Amanda Vanstone on her ABC National […]

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