The Peter Karmel Forum on Public Policy - Can good policy rescue politics?



Professor Glenn Withers AO, Crawford School; Professor Meredith Edwards AM, University of Canberra; Dr John Hewson AM, Crawford School; and Ms Katharine Murphy, Guardian Australia's political editor.


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Wednesday, 19 April, 2017 - 17:30 to 19:30

Australia has a strong history of good policies built on well-researched evidence, but in this ‘post truth’ world, it is clear that evidence-based policy making has fallen on hard times.

It’s widely accepted that good policy should be based on the careful analysis of the very best evidence. Instead, populist, short term policy-making seems to be the order of the day.

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