State Orange Book 2018: Policy priorities for states and territories

REPORT

by John Daley, Stephen Duckett, Peter Goss, Marion Terrill, Danielle Wood, Tony Wood and Brendan Coates

State and territory governments can do more to improve the lives of Australians. In many cases, states are different because their governments adopted better policies. Every state should learn from the others and do better.

  • Health Program Director

    Stephen Duckett

    Dr Stephen Duckett has held top operational and policy leadership positions in health care in Australia and Canada, including as Secretary of what is now the Commonwealth Department of Health. He has a reputation for creativity, evidence-based innovation and reform in areas ranging from the introduction of activity-based funding for hospitals to new systems of accountability for the safety of hospital care. An economist, he is a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia and of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Science.

    Information about Stephen Duckett’s academic publications are available on Google Scholar.

 

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