Google Economic Impact Australia 2015

Prepared by AlphaBeta for Google Australia.

Google impacts the lives of millions of Australians every day. Google Search helps us harness the immense resources of the internet to assist our work, study and personal lives. Google Maps help us find our destination and make the journey home as quickly as possible. Google advertisements help connect millions of businesses to their customers. YouTube entertains, educates and helps creative people reach a global audience. Gmail and Apps for Work help us communicate and collaborate. And many other Google services help us navigate and succeed in the digital world.

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Relevant Publications

Google Economic and Social Impact – New Zealand

The digital economy has the potential to play a major part in spurring future productivity and growth in New Zealand.


The Automation Advantage

Technological change has long been a source of anxiety for workers. Today, improvements in communication technology, robotics, and machine intelligence are rekindling age-old concerns that technology will soon force millions…


Andrew Charlton’s essay on The Robot Race in The Monthly

The robots are coming for our jobs - but there is a silver lining.