SGS Associate, Dr Marcia Keegan, presented on the options for sustaining workforce participation to retirement age, at a forum held by Australian National University on Wednesday. Marcia's presentation looked at the the policy options which could increase employment opportunities for mature age workers, and grow their superannuation balances.
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Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss, Victorian Treasurer Michael O’Brien and Minister for Roads and Public Transport Terry Mulder, announced yesterday that a team led by Ernst and Young have been appointed as the Government's Commercial & Financial Adviser for the $8-10 billion East...
SGS Principal, Terry Rawnsley, presented on the economic and land use impacts of transport projects at the 2014 AITPM National Traffic and Transport Conference in Adelaide this week.
Andrew McDougall, SGS Principal and Partner, will be a Workshop Expert and a member of the Cross Sectional Panel at the National Growth Areas Alliance's national congress "Growth That Works: creating next generation industry and jobs in outer urban Australia", to be held in Adelaide, SA from 15-17 October 2014
SGS is pleased to announce a new Associate, Dr Marcia Keegan, will be joining SGS from 4 August. Marcia is an economist with a PHD in Micro-simulation modelling and a degree in law. She will add to SGS's capability in economic and social analysis and public policy.
SGS has signed an agreement with the UDIA (Qld) to provide a 6 monthly housing markets report for its new Research Foundation. This Research Foundation is being established to undertake independent research that will benefit the community and development industry in Queensland.
Committee for Sydney has launched its Issues Paper 4, ‘Adding to the Dividend, Ending the Divide’, updating research and presenting some key new findings on Sydney's productivity. SGS Economics and Planning contributed much of the core research the paper draws on.
SGS Economics and Planning held a forum in Hobart on 10 July to discuss growing the population of Tasmania to 650,000.
A Sydney Morning Herald article 'NSW dominates creative industries: report" discusses Sydney's strengths in the creative industries, based on findings of a report authored by SGS. Interviewed for the article, SGS Principal Terry Rawnsley told the SMH that Sydney was especially strong in marketing, media and publishing.