Productivity Commission.

The Productivity Commission is the Australian Government's independent research and advisory body on a range of economic, social and environmental issues affecting the welfare of Australians.

Its role, expressed simply, is to help governments make better policies in the long term interest of the Australian community.

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Business Inquiry

The Australian Government has asked the Commission to undertake an inquiry into Business set-up and closure in Australia.

Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage

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The Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage: Key Indicators 2014 report measures the wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander Australians. The latest edition was released on 19 November. Watch the video

International Education Services

The Commission is undertaking a research project examining policy issues affecting Australia’s exports of international education services. Its primary focus will be on student visa policy.

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