• Professor Laurie Brown wins UC Researcher of the Year (social sciences) at the Vice Chancellor's Awards.

    NATSEM Professor wins UC Researcher of the Year (social sciences)
  • In 2013, NATSEM celebrated 20 years of contributing to Australian social and economic policy.

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  • Welcome to the National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling at the University of Canberra.

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Featured Research Publications

Preview of file download for 'Modelling the impact of declining Australian terms of trade on the spatial distribution of income'

Publication Date : July, 2014 | Publication Type : Journal Article

Modelling the impact of declining Australian terms of trade on the spatial distribution of income

Yogi Vidyattama, Maheshwar Rao, Itismita Mohanty and Robert Tanton

“International Journal of Microsimulation”, pp. 100-126

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Preview of file download for 'Comparing Two Methods of Reweighting a Survey File to Small Area Data'

Publication Date : July, 2014 | Publication Type : Journal Article

Comparing Two Methods of Reweighting a Survey File to Small Area Data

Robert Tanton, Paul Williamson and Ann Harding

“International Journal of Microsimulation”, pp. 76-99

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News and Alerts

NATSEM HELP Repayment Scenario Modelling

The following provides the detailed results of a scenario-based analysis of the repayment schedules for a deregulated higher education market in Australia for a number of common degrees in Australia by gender. NATSEM compares the expected repayments under the existing policy and compares that to a deregulated system under a range of scenarios for price increases. The modelling uses Census data for expected future income streams for different occupations, gender and age groups. NATSEM assumes a 5 per cent bond rate for the repayment under the proposed new policy announced in the 2014-15 budget.

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NATSEM Celebrates 20 years

In 2013 the National Centre for Social and Economic Modelling celebrated twenty years of contributing to economic and social policy in Australia. This important milestone was celebrated and marked by a number of events and special research output throughout the year.

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