12 November 2014

2014 Summer Reading List for the Prime Minister

Now in its sixth year, the List contains books and articles that we believe the Prime Minister – or indeed any Australian – will find stimulating over the break. They are all good reads that we think say something interesting about Australia and its future.

8 October 2014

How behavioural economics does and can shape public policy

Andrew Leigh, in discussion with John Daley, outlined the main lessons of behavioural economics, and discussed the ways that it has affected policymaking in Australia.

16 September 2014

Big ideas for a small state: Grattan views on the policy priorities for the next Victorian Government

Victorians go to the polls on November 29. What are the big policy questions Victorians should consider before they vote?

24 July 2014

The Financial System Review and superannuation

Listen to this expert panel discussion’s “Forward Thinking” event on the issues facing the Financial Systems Review and the emerging directions from the interim report, and the reform agenda for superannuation.

20 May 2014

Super rip-off? Policy options for a better superannuation deal

This Policy Pitch event highlighted findings from the report, discussed the role that superannuation now plays in the Australian economy, and discussed the reform agenda for the sector.

1 May 2014

Philanthropists must be realists with their money

Philanthropy can make a difference to public policy, but only if it abandons some of its dreams.

1 May 2014

2013 Summer Reading List for the Prime Minister – Melbourne Event

Grattan Institute launched our annual Summer Reading List for the Prime Minister at the State Library of Victoria on Wednesday 4 December.

1 May 2014

2013 Summer Reading List for the Prime Minister – Sydney Event

Lucy Turnbull and John Daley discussed Grattan’s annual Summer Reading List for the Prime Minister at the State Library of NSW on Tuesday 3 December.

1 May 2014

2012 Summer reading list for the Prime Minister

7.30 Report presenter Leigh Sales joined Grattan Institute’s CEO, John Daley, and Cities Program Director Jane-Frances Kelly, to launch our 2012 Summer Reading List for the Prime Minister.

1 May 2014

Regional growth patterns: evidence from the latest Census

In this public seminar, Grattan CEO John Daley and Urbis Director Michael Barlow discussed patterns in Australian regional growth as revealed in the 2011 Census, and why government policy is failing to keep up with the rapid growth in coastal and capital city satellite regions.