Reports and Papers

Executive Remuneration Position Paper

The Business Council of Australia has released a position paper in response to the continuing debate over pay for CEOs and other senior business managers. The BCA paper says clear...

Australia’s Population Future

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. To download a copy, click here....

The Community of Business

The ‘business of business’ is to achieve sound returns as well as remaining competitive. In recent years, the forces of globalisation, together with increased competition and the growing complexity of...

Executive Remuneration: Best Practice Principles and Guide

November 2003 The Business Council of Australia has released a guide, prepared by Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, setting out global best practice guidelines on executive remuneration. The Executive Remuneration Best Practice Principles...

Balancing Work and Family Survey

A Business Council of Australia survey has revealed that Australia’s largest companies are leading the way in adopting strategies aimed at supporting working parents. These policies and strategies include paid...

The Cost of Dropping Out: Research Reports

January 2003 The Business Council of Australia commissioned research that found that without concerted action, at least 80,000 young Australians over the next decade are likely to leave school early...

Balancing Work and Family Survey

October 2003 A Business Council of Australia survey has revealed that Australia’s largest companies are leading the way in adopting strategies aimed at supporting working parents. These policies and strategies...

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CEO Turnover in 2002: Trends, Causes and Lessons Learned

September 2003 The Business Council of Australia, in conjunction with management consultancy firm Booz Allen Hamilton, has released a study showing the chief executives of Australia’s largest companies spent only...