Environmental & ecological economics

Environmental & ecological economics contains pieces discussing different aspects of environmental economics and the way that economics and economic policy can be used to achieve an environmentally sustainable Australia.

Fact & issue sheets

Australia in the global response to climate change

Australia in the global response to climate change is a summary piece written by Professor Ross Garnaut for the Australian Collaboration based on his extensive research and report to the Federal Government.

Social, environmental and economic reporting

Social, environmental and economic reporting summarises the need for and nature of comprehensive reporting by governments, corporations, and universities of environmental, social and economic trends, activities and impacts…

Ecological economics

Ecological economics explains the nature of ecological economics, how it should be used and the benefits flowing from such use…

Essays, Books & Reports

Together at last?

The essay Together at last? Economists and Environmentalists argues that economics has the tools available to deal with environmental challenges. What is missing, it insists, is not the know-how but the will to act…

Recent releases


Hear Our Voice book cover Hear Our Voice Ken Coghill & Paula Wright

New reports

Book cover Are we progressing: Comprehensive monitoring and reporting in Australia Andrew Macintosh & Deb Wilkinson

New Essays

HRFA-cover Human Rights For and Against Spencer Zifcak & Alison King

Aus-Economy The Australian Economy Ian McAuley

GPoverty-img Global poverty Michelle Sowey

For the launch of the new web site:

Democracy in Australia

Full revisions completed.

Fact and Issue Sheets

Revisions to nearly all sheets completed.

School resources

Full revisions completed.