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Macro Public Finance Lab @ ANU
Micro data and macro models for better economic policy

About us

Our research aims to gain a better understanding of how and to what extent government policies concerning taxation, spending, and debt can be effectively utilized to achieve improved economic outcomes for individuals and society at large. One of our research interests is on the impact of public finance decisions made by the Australian government on individual economic activities, aggregate performance, distribution of income and wealth, and wellbeing of Australians. We share our research activities and findings with the general public through this website.


Macro Public Finance Lab (Chung Tran)
Research School of Economics
Australian National University, ACT 2601 AUSTRALIA
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Supporting institutions 

Our research has been supported by grants from the following institutions:

  • Australian National University (ANU) 
  • Australian Research Council (ARC)
  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) 

The research content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not represent the official views of the supporting institutions.