When public private partnerships (PPPs) turn sour: Australian evidence

April 20, 2017 | Author: . . | , ,
Read the full Working Paper This study examines some of the challenges facing Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) in Australia. Specifically, we consider the characteristics of projects when the private and public sectors experience unexpected financial losses. We...

Retirement, Pension and Superannuation Outcomes for Indigenous Australians

March 8, 2016 | Author: . . . | , ,
Read the full Working Paper Using simulation techniques and current Indigenous Australian demographic and employment data, we estimate the superannuation balance of the typical Indigenous worker and compare this with the average non-Indigenous Australian. Our findings...

The Predictability of Australian Listed Infrastructure and Public-Private Partnership Returns Using Asset Pricing Models

August 31, 2014 | Author: . . | , ,
Read the full Working Paper Can asset pricing models predict the future returns of publicly listed infrastructure investments in Australia? This study finds that asset pricing models exhibit poor out-of-sample predictive performance when compared to simple, fixed...

Systematic Risk Factors in the Returns of Australian PPP Bonds

August 27, 2013 | Author: . . | , ,
Read the full Working Paper This research examines the ability of systematic risk factors to explain the returns of bonds issued by Public−Private Partnerships (PPPs) in Australia. Despite the large number of PPP transactions being conducted in Australia in recent...