The Centre aims to conduct and support high quality research in the field of efficiency and productivity analysis. Staff of the Centre undertake collaborative research and pursue consulting opportunities with a range of people in academia, business and government
The research programme of the Centre focuses on:
- the development of new methods and techniques, and on refining existing techniques, for the measurement of efficiency and productivity;
- the assessment, at the micro-level, of the efficiency and performance of firms, industries and different public and quasi-public entities; and
- the measurement and analysis, at the macro-level, of the economic performance of the Australian economy, various sectors of the economy, and other economies of the Asia-Pacific Region.