Measuring The Economic Impact of ICT – OECD January 2008

Policy makers everywhere want to know the impacts of ICT. They are interested in both economic and social impacts, though it should be noted that, in a statistical and policy sense, the former have generally received more attention – in OECD countries at least. While it seems obvious that there are significant economic and social […]

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Economic Impact of CRC (The Cooperative Research Centre) Insight DEST 2006

CRC (The Cooperative Research Centres) Programme was established in 1990 to improve the effectiveness of Australia’s research and development effort. It links researchers with industry to focus R&D efforts on progress towards utilisation and commercialisation. Since the commencement of the CRC Programme, there have been nine CRC selection rounds, resulting in the establishment of 158 […]

Social Impact Mobile Phones in Australia DCITA Apr 2005

Social Impact of Mobile Phones in Australia – DCITA April 2005

More and more mobile phones are in use in Australia and are having a pervasive impact on Australian society. Because of this, there is a general and growing interest in industry, academia and government in the social impact of mobile phones usage on the people and institutions of Australia—from public policy, economic and social impact […]