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Our publications

Our reports tackle complex economic, environmental, and social challenges, providing evidence-based advice to drive innovation and economic opportunity in New South Wales. We highlight innovation trends to help guide policy and program development.  

You can explore our research below. You can also view our forward work program.

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Easier Access to Government Business Services

We explored the challenges faced by businesses in accessing government services.
Business services

Let’s Collaborate: SMEs using research to drive innovation

We examined the opportunities and challenges for SMEs collaborating with research organisations.
Innovation Economy

NSW Remote Working Insights

COVID-19 has changed the way we work. This has important implications for NSW business, workers and policymakers.
Remote Working

NSW Innovation Precincts: Lessons from International Experience

We looked around the world to see what makes a successful innovation precinct.
Innovation Precinct

NSW Innovation and Productivity Scorecards

Our unique scorecards provide a snapshot of New South Wales’ innovation and productivity performance.
Innovation scorecard

The Innovation Economy

We explored the importance of the innovation economy and how international governments are supporting its growth.
Innovation Economy v2

Environmental Innovation

New South Wales has an internationally competitive environmental goods and services sector.
Innovation environment

Business Size Report

We investigated different business sizes in the NSW economy.
Business size