Academics need to think beyond just building an evidence base if they want to inform policy and have better collaboration with government, according to the Executive Director of the HC Coombs Policy Forum.
Helen Hughes was one of Australia's best known and admired female economists, writes MAREE TAIT.
Universities can help untie life's knotty problems, writes ANU Public Policy Fellow GABRIELE BAMMER.
Policymakers are developing more sophisticated approaches to science and evidence, says PAUL HARRIS.
Speech by Professor the Hon Gareth Evans AC QC, Chancellor of The Australian National University, at ANU Public Policy 2013 at Crawford School.
We need to ditch misleading metaphors which imply that linking science to innovation or policy is the task of heroic pioneers writes PAUL HARRIS.
How can policymakers ensure adequate and stable supply of food, especially to the world's poorest people? That's one of the big questions to be addressed by the new Food Policy Institute.
Good social policy means taking a long-term view according to Peter Whiteford, Director of the new Social Policy Institute at Crawford School.
Putting food on our plates and better supporting society is the focus of two new institutes launched at ANU Public Policy 2013, the University’s flagship policy event.
In today’s neoliberal world freedom may be taking away our right to be treated equally, writes MARGARET THORNTON.