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24 April 2017

Will the ALP’s new housing affordability plan make a difference?

An interview with Australian Perspectives Fellow, Brendan Coates. Labor has announced their new package to fix housing affordability. Will it make a difference? Or will this be another instance of governments wanting to appear to make housing more affordable, rather than actually fixing the problem?

18 April 2017

Proposals and priorities: How to make housing more affordable

An interview with Australian Perspectives Fellow, Brendan Coates. How big is Australia’s Housing affordability problem? What is the federal government’s strategy to date? And what else needs to be done to see housing actually become more affordable?

11 April 2017

Stagnation nation? Australian investment in a low-growth world – Melbourne

Event Podcast: Australia risks descent into economic stagnation as the mining investment boom fades. In this policy pitch event three experienced policy analysts discussed the state of the economy and how policy can reignite investment.

10 April 2017

The nature of Australia’s cost overruns

An interview podcast with Transport Program Director, Marion Terrill. How much of a problem are Cost Overruns in Transport Infrastructure? What is the real impact of allowing the problem to continue unchecked?

7 April 2017

Housing affordability: Resurrecting the Australian dream – Sydney

Event Podcast: In this Forward Thinking event at the State Library of NSW, Jessica Irvine, senior economics writer for Fairfax Media, Princess Ventura, Director at Urbis and Grattan Institute Fellow Brendan Coates discussed the problem, and weighed the options for reform.

3 April 2017

A dearth of diversity: Australia’s women problem

An interview podcast with Australian Perspectives Fellow, Danielle Wood on the causes of the shortage of women in leadership and influence roles in Australia and what can be done to address it.

30 March 2017

How is technology reshaping the economy?

Event podcast: In the first of Grattan Institute’s 2017 State of Affairs events, Productivity Growth Director Jim Minifie was joined on a panel by Joanna Batstone, Dr Charles Day and Martie-Louise Verreynne to explore technology and the economy.

29 March 2017

The Future of Clean Coal?

Event podcast: In our first Future Energy forum of 2017, our Panel to explored whether clean coal is a crucial step in the transition towards a net zero emissions economy or an expensive and retrograde step that will be almost impossible to finance.

27 March 2017

Energy policy… or politics?

An interview podcast with Tony Wood, Energy Program Director. Energy policy continues to remain a key conversation both politically and in the media and at times those conversations leave viewers with more questions than answers.

21 March 2017

Fighting obesity: one tax and one community at a time

Event podcast: Australians are getting fatter. Various interventions have been tried, but the trends are in the wrong direction. In this policy pitch, we explored what can and should be done to address obesity and its effects.

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