Forty-three ways to boost productivity

It’s time to assuage the suspicion around productivity gains and get on with economy strengthening reform. There’s no shortage of places to start.

The Australian economy is at a turning point. The end of the commodities boom has revealed an economy too reliant on foreigners paying us to live better and not reliant enough of our own ingenuity to produce more from a given set of inputs.

It is time to revisit the productivity debate.

What really matters for productivity growth? Former head of the Productivity Commission, Gary Banks, laid it out in his last speech last November.


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