Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics

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Edited By: Frank Scrimgeour, John Gibson, Riccardo Scarpa

Impact Factor: 1.826

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 3/17 (Agricultural Economics & Policy); 72/347 (Economics)

Online ISSN: 1467-8489

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.

Mineral and energy policies
Deborah Peterson and Ross Cullen

Opportunities and challenges facing the Australian resources sector
Kate Penney, Jane Melanie, Clare Stark and Terry Sheales

Living standards, terms of trade and foreign ownership: reflections on the Australian mining boom
Robert G Gregory

Mining booms and government budgets
John Freebairn

The contemporary China resources boom
Ross Garnaut

Non-renewable resource taxation: policy reform in Australia
Lindsay Hogan

Climbing the electricity ladder generates carbon Kuznets curve downturns
Paul J. Burke

Optimal environmental policy design for mine rehabilitation and pollution with a risk of non-compliance owing to firm insolvency
Ben White, Graeme J. Doole, David J. Pannell and Veronique Florec

Mining activity, income inequality and gender in regional Australia
Andrew F. Reeson, Thomas G. Measham and Karin Hosking