Population and Cities

Queensland Floods Disaster

Business Council of Australia members are already responding to the heartbreaking floods in Queensland. BCA member companies are making cash donations to the Queensland Premier’s Disaster Relief Appeal, which is...

Help Now Needed to Make Sense of the Population Puzzle

Helping Australians to make sense of the pieces of the population jigsaw will be vital to find common ground on Australia’s first population strategy, Business Council of Australia President Graham...

Population Consensus Too Important to Escape the Frame

Finding common ground on a population strategy for Australia must be a priority of the federal government in the current term of parliament, Business Council of Australia President Graham Bradley...

Short-Term Pitch on Immigration Disappointing

The Business Council of Australia’s Chief Executive Katie Lahey today expressed disappointment at the Coalition’s announcement that, if it wins office on 21 August, it would cut Australia’s immigration program....

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Economic Prosperity Depends on Migration

The Australian Financial Review By Graham Bradley President, Business Council of Australia Discussion of population growth and its effect on the Australian way of life has been a big feature...

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Australia’s Population Future

April 2004 This report, Australia’s Population Future, was prepared for the Business Council of Australia by Professor Glenn Withers AO, ANU and Applied Economics Pty Ltd. Australia’s Population Future  ...

If We Want More People We Have to Plan Better

The Australian By Graham Bradley President, Business Council of Australia Recent contention about the optimum population for Australia, sparked by the release of the Intergenerational Report, is nothing new. We’ve...

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