30 April 2014

Economic returns to education

What are the links between education and productivity? With the Australian school education system currently going through a major reform, Grattan Institute hosted a seminar which discussed the relationship between education and economic returns. Will the proposed education reforms make a difference to Australian productivity?

30 April 2014

Aftermath of a financial crisis

30 April 2014

Global financial crisis: an Australian perspective

Saul Eslake delivers the Shann Memorial Lecture at the University of Western Australia.

18 March 2014

Global influences on Australia

The Policy Pitch – Grattan Institute and the State Library of Victoria held this event featuring the Lowy Institute for International Policy.

13 March 2013

Alliance 21 Australia – USA policy exchange: education and innovation

Grattan Institute is taking part in the Alliance 21 project that is exploring shared policy interests between Australia and the United States, and providing an independent assessment of the future of the US-Australia alliance.

20 August 2012

Is the high Aussie dollar really bad for the Australian and Victorian economies?

John Daley, Grattan CEO, spoke to an Economic Society of Australia event at the University of Melbourne on the high dollar as part of a panel with Professor W. Max Corden of Melbourne University and Ross Gittins from the Sydney Morning Herald.

25 July 2012

Perth – Game changers: reform priorities for economic growth in Australia

Why Australian governments must act now to sustain Australia’s growth. IPAA WA hosted this important discussion about economic reform imperatives.

4 July 2012

Canberra – Game-changers: reform priorities for economic growth in Australia

If Australian governments are serious about raising rates of economic growth, they must reform the tax mix and increase the workforce participation rates of women and older people.

13 June 2012

Melbourne – Game-changers: reform priorities for economic growth in Australia

Grattan Institute’s report Game-changers: reform priorities for economic growth in Australia was released 7 June.

12 June 2012

Sydney – Game-changers: economic reform priorities for Australia

If Australian governments are serious about raising rates of economic growth, they must reform the tax mix and increase the workforce participation rates of women and older people. There’s nothing else big enough to change the game over the next decade.