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16 April 2014

State of Australian budgets

This event provided a sneak preview of Grattan’s upcoming report on the state of our budgets, and discussed what can be done to repair them.

20 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.

11 December 2013

Shock to the system: dealing with falling electricity demand

Australians are using less power but paying more for it. A nasty correction looms, and change requires wholesale reform of the electricity market.

5 December 2013

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.

4 December 2013

Balancing budgets: tough choices we need to make

At this event John Daley and Judith Sloan discussed Grattan’s report Balancing budgets, which lays out the options that Australian governments have to repair their budgets.

29 September 2013

Access all areas: new solutions for GP shortages in rural Australia

More than a million Australians in rural and remote areas lack access to basic medical care. The solution is relatively simple and cheap, if policymakers adopt new responses to an old problem.

7 August 2013

Keep the caps off

The Government should reconsider any plan to end its university open access policy. For a small saving, the change would reduce the number of students from disadvantaged backgrounds, hurt university innovation and shrink the supply of graduates into areas of shortage. Watch an interview with Andrew Norton.