Robert Breunig

Professor Breunig is the Director of the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute at the ANU and held the role of Acting Director of the Crawford School of Public Policy in 2015–16. He has worked in a number of important public policy areas including: the relationship between child care and women’s labour supply; the effect of immigration to Australia on the labour market prospects of Australians; and the intergenerational transmission of disadvantage.

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Website : https://crawford.anu.edu.au/people/academic/robert-breunig


  • Australia’s Mature Age Worker Tax Offset: The Employment Effects and Fiscal Cost Consequences, 15 Oct 2018
  • Pay Disclosure: Information Is Power for Employers and Empowers Employees, 23 Jul 2018
  • Baby Bonuses: Natural Experiments in Cash Transfers, Birth Timing and Child Outcomes, 09 Jul 2018
  • Budget Forum 2018: Cuts to Personal Income Tax – A Mixed Bag, 10 May 2018
  • Quantifying the Effects of Child Care Subsidy Reform on Labour Supply, Child Care Demand and Household Finances for Two-Parent Households, 01 Feb 2018