Explore our independent insights and news.
Australian communities benefit from natural hazards research
The 2019/20 summer bushfires felt more intense and threatening than ever — but natural hazards are not new to Australia. Research into the response, recovery and mitigation of natural hazards greatly ...
Building the recovery: Investment in social housing will create thousands of jobs and improve social outcomes
New modelling by SGS Economics and Planning released this week by the Community Housing Industry Association and National Shelter demonstrates how investing in a four-year social house building progra...
Transitioning to a clean economy and reducing emissions would save the Australian economy $549 billion over the next decade.
Transitioning to a clean economy and reducing emissions would save the Australian economy $549 billion over the next decade while at the same time providing a number of social and environmental benefi...
Transitioning to a low carbon future: costs, benefits and actions
New research by The University of Melbourne - Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute and SGS Economics and Planning shows that transitioning to a clean economy is sound economic development. Even whe...
Reduced carbon emissions would save Australian economy $550b: report
The Australian economy would be $550 billion better off by 2030 through reducing carbon emissions to stem the impact of damaging climate change, a new report has found.
The Financial Review