Ian Harper

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Name: Ian Harper
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Standard of living the key to competition review, says Professor Ian Harper

The head of the government's competition review says he won't pursue competition for competition's sake.Economist Ian Harper says his overriding aim will be to drive productivity growth and through it improve the standard of living.Launching an issues ... [Published Brisbane Times - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

The IT Pricing Inquiry Is Not Dead: New Review To Examine Tech Pricing In Australia

A long time ago in a government far, far away, there was a man who wanted Aussies to pay less for their gadgets. His name was Ed Husic, and together with some of his Parliamentary buddies, they got together to take the fight to big tech companies to stop ... [Published Gizmodo Australia - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Review to examine price gouging on technology and look at additional regulation

Ian Harper is to chair a new Australian Government review of national competition policy. The economist on 14 April 2014 released an issues paper, nominating high prices in Australia for technology goods and services as well as market concentration in ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Competition review to target education, health and disability

Review chair Prof Ian Harper nominated funding rules covering accident and emergency services as an example of what may be under consideration. Photograph: Dean Lewins/AAPIMAGE More private-sector competition in education, health and disability care, ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Deposit guarantee increases moral hazard

The Murray inquiry must consider how the government’s guarantee of bank deposits during the global financial crisis has increased moral hazard and the implications of that for superannuation regulation.In a wide-ranging keynote address at the Association ... [Published Australian Banking & Finance - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Review panel considers competition

Lifting the standard of living in Australia is the ultimate aim of a review of competition laws and policies.The first such inquiry since the Hilmer review in 1992 aims to boost competition across the Australian economy, says the independent review's ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Harper: Murray must challenge APRA claim

David Murray must question the prudential regulator’s claim in its submission to the financial system inquiry that there’s no trade-off between competition and stability, says Professor Ian Harper.Harper, now a partner of Deloitte Access Economics and ... [Published Australian Banking & Finance - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 3 reports

Competition review welcome says AFGC

The Australian Food and Grocery Council (AFGC) has applauded the government’s new ‘root and branch’ review of competition law and the appointment of the review panel members.The review announced by Minister for Small Business Bruce Billson was one of ... [Published Food & Drink Business - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 4 reports

Competition policy review launched, debate erupts over scope

Small Business Minister Bruce Billson yesterday launched the long-awaited competition policy review, but a conflict has erupted over its scope.The root and branch review of competition policy is the first since 1993 and will be headed by Deloitte Access ... [Published Smart Company Australia - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Around the world with David Murray

Global regulation and international best practice will naturally be areas of interest to the financial system inquiry but it will also need to consider Australia's position relative to the rest of the world."We are in a system that’s had 20 plus years ... [Published Australian Banking & Finance - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 3 reports

Government unveils panel for competiti

The Federal Government has announced the panel and final terms of reference for its major review of Australian competition law.The 'root and branch' review of competition law was an election promise for the Coalition, and will be chaired by Professor ... [Published Efficient Farming - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Independence, transparency key to inquiry

For the financial system inquiry to have the integrity and credibility expected of any major government inquiry, Professor Ian Harper says we can expect considerable transparency.Last month when David Murray spoke at a luncheon of the Committee of Economic ... [Published Australian Banking & Finance - Mar 24 2014]

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Standard of living the key to competition revie... [Published Brisbane Times - Apr 15 2014]
The IT Pricing Inquiry Is Not Dead: New Review ... [Published Gizmodo Australia - Apr 15 2014]
Review to examine price gouging on technology a... [Published Individual.com - Apr 15 2014]
Deposit guarantee increases moral hazard [Published Australian Banking & Finance - Apr 14 2014]
Competition review to target education, health ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 14 2014]
Review panel considers competition [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Apr 14 2014]
Harper: Murray must challenge APRA claim [Published Australian Banking & Finance - Apr 10 2014]
School news: South Lamar School Honor Roll [Published Commercial Dispatch - Apr 09 2014]
Sims denies excessive supermarket focus [Published Business Spectator - Apr 07 2014]
KGB: Rod Sims [Published Business Spectator - Apr 07 2014]
Competition law – a hat trick of important deve... [Published Norton Rose Canada - Apr 03 2014]
Coalition may ban environmental boycotts [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 02 2014]
Sweeping competition review to report within 12... [Published Dynamic Business - Mar 31 2014]
Competition review welcome says AFGC [Published Food & Drink Business - Mar 28 2014]
Panel announced for competition review [Published FoodProcessing - Mar 28 2014]
Competition policy review launched, debate erup... [Published Smart Company Australia - Mar 28 2014]
ENVIRON strengthens senior team with principal ... [Published Environ - Mar 28 2014]
AFGC welcomes review of competition law [Published Food Magazine Australia - Mar 27 2014]
Review could mean price hike [Published Individual.com - Mar 27 2014]
Review could mean price hike [Published The Land Australia - Mar 27 2014]
Retailers welcome competition review panel to a... [Published Business Acumen Magazine - Mar 27 2014]
Around the world with David Murray [Published Australian Banking & Finance - Mar 27 2014]
Shorten pitches to small business; Competition ... [Published Smart Company Australia - Mar 27 2014]
Competition gets first review in 20 years [Published WA Today - Mar 27 2014]
Government unveils panel for competiti [Published Efficient Farming - Mar 27 2014]
Bush gets a voice on competition review panel [Published Farm Weekly - Mar 27 2014]
Economist to head competition law review [Published Brisbane Times - Mar 27 2014]
Competition review panel named [Published Business Spectator - Mar 26 2014]
Independence, transparency key to inquiry [Published Australian Banking & Finance - Mar 24 2014]
Regulator - March 2014 [Published Mallesons - Mar 13 2014]
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