Discussion draft

The Productivity Commissions of Australia and New Zealand released this discussion draft on 18 September to set out preliminary recommendations for strengthening trans-Tasman economic relations. The scoping study was commissioned to mark the 30th anniversary of Closer Economic Relations (CER).

Submissions on the discussion draft are now closed. See submissions. Also see the Quick Comments.

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Supplementary papers to the discussion draft were released on 21 September 2012 and are below.

Strengthening trans-Tasman Economic Relations - Discussion Draft (PDF)1.35 MB
Strengthening Trans-Tasman Economic Relations - Discussion Draft by chapters - including supplementary papers (Zip/Word)2.56 MB
Overview - Strengthening trans-Tasman Economic Relations - Discussion Draft (PDF)208.17 KB
Supplementary Paper A: Trade in goods (PDF)242.77 KB
Supplementary Paper B: Transport services (PDF)491.01 KB
Supplementary Paper C: Foreign direct investment (PDF)446.53 KB
Supplementary Paper D: Cross border movement of people (PDF)764.92 KB
Supplementary Paper E: Economy wide modelling of integration (PDF)621.19 KB