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Representatives from organisations with an interest in the strategic necessity and competitive advantages associated with employing mature workers joined the CEPAR team for an afternoon tea workshop in Perth on 11 April 2019.

Sydney, Australia

Australia’s election campaign should be focused on the policies needed to tackle climate change, not the size of emissions targets, Warwick McKibbin writes.


A case study focused on CEPAR’s pioneering work in the economics of population ageing research contributed to UNSW’s recent outstanding results in the Australian Research Council’s (ARC) 2018 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) analysis.

Monetary growth

Here’s what health policy expert Philip Clarke, CEPAR Chief Investigator and Professor of Health Economics at University of Melbourne / Oxford Univeristy thought of 2019 budget announcements.

Sydney, Australia

Australia needs a debate on the economics of climate policy where policies are subject to a wide range of economic modelling and the assumptions and sensitivities in each model are understood, CEPAR Chief Investigator Professor Warwick McKibbin writes.

Robert Holzmann

Robert Holzmann has been appointed as the new governor of the Austrian Central Bank (Oesterreichische Nationalbank - OeNB) to take office in September 2019 in Vienna.

Sydney, Australia

Printing money to replace excessive government borrowing is unlikely to improve fundamental problems but is likely to make things worse, Warwick McKibbin writes.

taxation of pension

Using the federal budget to remove uncertainty will allow people to plan a better retirement, says CEPAR Director UNSW Scientia Professor John Piggott.


MIND study

A study of dietary patterns in older adults in Australia shows those who followed a diet designed for brain health have a reduced risk of developing cognitive impairment.