Social Welfare, Health and Housing

2014-2017

Blacktown Council
Reports on provision of cultural, social and recreational facilities

Infrastructure NSW
Reports on economic evaluation methods for major health and education projects

Review of large capital investment in cultural venues.
NSW Treasury

Economic evaluation of urban growth projects
Major Report on Housing Costs and Policies with special reference to housing affordability.

Victorian Department of Environment Land Water and Planning.
Review of economics of regulated housing standards

2008-2014

Australian Department of Health and Ageing
Development of Community Pharmacy Remuneration Financial Model

Australian Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

  • Major review and modelling of the Costs of Long Day Care Centres across Australia
  • Report on costs of family day care

Australian Department of Health and Aged Care

  • Report on Capital Expenditure for Diagnostic Imaging Services
  • Study of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
  • National Competition Policy Review of Pharmacy, analysis of submissions and critique of costing methodology.
  • Submission to Productivity Commission Review of Cost Recovery by Commonwealth Agencies commissioned by the Therapeutic Goods Administration.
  • Regulatory Impact Analysis for a proposed single joint Australia and New Zealand Therapeutic Goods Agency. (in collaboration with NZ Institute of Economic Research)

Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

  • Report on Factors Affecting the Development of Medium and High Density Housing in Inner and Middle Rings of Australian Cities
  • Cost Benefit Analysis for the Current and Proposed Community Stores Licensing Scheme in the Northern Territory

Food Standards Australia and New Zealand
Report on Cost of Foodborne Disease

Housing NSW
Economic and financial evaluation reports for public housing projects

Infrastructure NSW
Report on economic evaluation methods for major health and education projects

NSW Treasury

  • Report on Economic Benefits of Human and Social Capital
  • Report on Residential Building Activity in NSW
  • Developed a model of house prices across Sydney

NZ Food Safety Authority
Report on Estimating the Economic Costs of Foodborne Disease in New Zealand

PAYCE Communities
Financial analysis of major redevelopment of Riverwood housing estate

Before 2008

An economic evaluation of the installation of wireless technology into a major teaching hospital in Sydney.

Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing
Report on The Annual Cost of Foodborne Illness. Published March 2006. 

Australian Council of Social Services
Review of Housing Affordability.

Australian Department of Health and Ageing
Report on the impacts of diversified training pathways for medical specialists on public health services.

Australian Department of Family and Community Services, Canberra
Report on government costs of services to individuals following childcare protection.

Australian and State Governments
Economic Evaluation of Urban Consolidation in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide.

Australian Department of Health and the EnHealth Council of Australia
Preparation of Guidelines for the Economic Evaluation of Environmental Health, plus economic evaluation case studies on water quality, sulphur dioxide emissions, swimming pool safety and Legionnaires’ disease.

Australian Department of Health and Aged Care
Major report on economic returns to public health programs to reduce coronary heart disease, lung cancer, infectious diseases, HIV/AIDS and road trauma.

Australand P/L
Preparation of forecasts of residential property prices for the float on the Australian stock exchange.

Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care
Benefit Cost Analysis of Proposals for the Regulation of Chemicals in Potable Water.
Benefit Cost Analysis of Proposals for the Regulation of Chemicals in Cosmetics.

Commonwealth and State Governments
Comprehensive study of the Determinants of House Prices in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide.

Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing
Report entitled ‘Cost-Benefit Analysis of Proposed New Health Warnings on Tobacco Products’.

Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing
Report on the Cost of Foodborne Disease.

Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care
Economic Evaluation of Public Health Programs in tobacco reduction, coronary heart disease, HIV/AIDS, immunisation and road trauma, from 1970 to the present.

Department of Family and Community Services
Methodology for estimating the costs of youths in transition from child protection for the Commonwealth.

Department of Health and Aged Care
Review of Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Legislation contribution to the preparation of an options paper, analysis of submissions and drafting the final report .

Department of Planning, NSW
Assessment of housing demand and prices in Newcastle, NSW, for input to housing policy.

Economic Planning and Advisory Commission
Report on funding of childcare services in Australia.

Masonic Youth Welfare Fund
Report on Measurement of Poverty.

NSW Health
Economic evaluation of alternative locations for a new hospital in the Northern Beaches area, Sydney.

NSW Department of Housing
Economic evaluation of housing alternatives for aged persons in Tweed Heads, NSW.

NSW Health
Economic and financial evaluation of proposed major development in all major teaching hospitals in Sydney.

Productivity Commission
Report on Housing and Taxation for the Association of Certified Practising Accountants.

Therapeutic Goods Administration, Department of Health and Ageing, Canberra
Report on cost recovery for the proposed joint Australian and New Zealand Therapeutic Goods Agency.