Centre of Policy Studies (CoPS)

The Centre of Policy Studies (CoPS) is an independent research unit within the College of Business. CoPS undertakes economic-modelling research for governments and businesses in many parts of the world.

We are the creators of Australia's best known large-scale economic models, ORANI, MMRF and TERM. Versions of these models have been developed for over 25 countries, including the USAGE model of the United States, the INDOTERM model of Indonesia, the CHINAGEM and SINOTERM models of the Peoples Republic of China and the VNET model of Vietnam.

CoPS' economic-modelling software, GEMPACK, is licensed to users in around 70 countries.