Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics

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Edited By: Frank Scrimgeour, John Gibson, Riccardo Scarpa

Impact Factor: 1.302

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 6/17 (Agricultural Economics & Policy); 101/345 (Economics)

Online ISSN: 1467-8489

AJARE Interviews: Mineral and Energy Policies

Recent years have seen significant growth in the mineral and energy resource industries globally. The environmental and social impacts of mining continue to be an important focus of public debate and academic research, and this special issue brings that debate sharply into focus.

The interviews below feature the editors and some of the authors from the special issue on mineral and energy policies sharing their thoughts on these issues.

Deborah Peterson on mineral and energy policy research

Ross Cullen on resource boom research

Ross Cullen on the ‘energy ladder’

Ross Cullen on Australia as a ‘lucky country’

John Freebairn on research in resource economics

John Freebairn on the Australian mining sector

John Freebairn on mining sector taxation

John Freebairn on mining sector taxation revenue

John Freebairn on additional mining sector taxes

John Freebairn on changes to mining sector taxation

John Freebairn on sovereign wealth funds

Ross Garnaut on tracking resource prices over time

Ross Garnaut on the current Australian resource boom

Ross Garnaut on resource price increases

Ross Garnaut on the extent of Australia’s resource boom

Ross Garnaut on the 'platinum age'