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27 June 2013
Assistant Treasurer the Hon David Bradbury MP.

Assistant Treasurer launches Tax and Tranfer Institute

New Tax and Transfer Policy Institute to drive public debate about tax reform.

27 June 2013
Detail from one of the Han tombs at Chang'an.

The lost city

A forgotten, ancient Chinese imperial capital is helping rewrite the nation's history and reshape our understanding of antiquity.

26 June 2013

Friends in need

Australia-Indonesia ties can't sink to low politics, says local political figure and business man Jusuf Wanandi.

25 June 2013
Image by CIAT on flickr.

Dealing with dependency

Resource-dependent countries need to promote trade and productivity-boosting policy change, according to new research.

25 June 2013
Australian sapper Jonathan Buttery sits with ni-Vanuatu children. Photo by Department of Defence on flickr.

Bucks and boats best for the Pacific

Australia needs to give more aid to the Pacific and provide greater opportunities for the region’s people.

25 June 2013
Chinese President Xi Jingping and US President Barack Obama. Photo by AFP.

Dangerous ambitions

International relations experts have warned against a United States withdrawal from the region, saying it could result in a catastrophic conflict.

25 June 2013

Building better partnerships

Academics need to think beyond an evidence base if they want to inform policy and collaborate with government.

24 June 2013
photo by dahlstroms on flickr

Perfect public policy storm

Complex ideas and the media are preventing good public policy from being accepted by voters, say experts.

21 June 2013
Helen Hughes.

Vale Helen Hughes

Helen Hughes was one of Australia's best known and admired female economists, writes MAREE TAIT.

21 June 2013
An Australian Customs boat with asylum seekers off Christmas Island. Photo by DIAC on flickr.

The perils of leaving

Arguing for Australia to withdraw from the Refugee Convention is misleading and misguided, writes SUSAN HARRIS-RIMMER.


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