Welcome to CAEPR
The Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research (CAEPR) is Australia’s foremost social science research body focusing on Indigenous economic and social policy from a national perspective. CAEPR aims to undertake social science research on Indigenous policy and development that is excellent by the best international and disciplinary standards and that informs intellectual understanding, public debate, policy formation and community action. Our website offers a number of features including open access to research results and publications, email notification of new content, RSS feeds, and links to CAEPR-related material on other sites.
People On Country Annual Report 2012
The People On Country Annual Report 2012 is now available for free download. The Report details the activities and outcomes of the fifth and final year of the People on Country project, and includes the full, independent, end-of-project evaluation report by Dermot Smyth. [92 pages, 1.7 Meg]
Recent CAEPR Topical Issues
Recent publications in the CAEPR Topic Issues series include:
"The Power of Data in Aboriginal Hands" by Peter Yu (4/2012)
"Less is More: Reflections on the Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage Reports" by Boyd Hunter and Nikki Stephenson (1/2013)
"Indigenous employment: A story of continuing growth" by Matthew Gray, Boyd Hunter and Monica Howlett (2/2013)
"Policing the Frontier: Christmas in Borroloola" by Seán Kerins (3/2013).