Tag Archives: Fairness

JOHN MENADUE. Democratic Renewal.

  In the series, Fairness, Opportunity and Security that Michael Keating and I edited there were several articles that are still particularly relevant. Several of them deal with the disappointment many of us feel about our institutions and the lack … Continue reading

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FRANCIS SULLIVAN. Economic Inequality is a Wound on our Nation: Can It be Healed?

  The wash up from the Federal election echoes that from after the Brexit vote in the UK – voter disenchantment and protest. Commentators suggest this comes from electorates where the “old economy” still holds sway. Where jobs are tenuous … Continue reading

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Ken Henry. Fairness, opportunity and security.

The policy series ‘Fairness, opportunity and security’ begins on Monday May 11. ‘I can’t recall a poorer quality public debate, on almost any issue, than what we have had in Australia in recent times.’  Ken Henry In December 1983 the … Continue reading

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COMING SOON – Mike Keating and John Menadue (joint editors). POLICY SERIES

Mike Keating and John Menadue (joint editors) Fairness, Opportunity and Security -filling the policy vacuum There is a growing public disquiet that both the government and the opposition keep playing the political and personal game at the expense of informed … Continue reading

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John Menadue. Fairness, Opportunity and Security – Filling the policy vacuum

I sense that there is great public concern that both the government and opposition keep playing the political and personal game at the expense of informed public discussion of important policy issues. We have become concerned about the trustworthiness of … Continue reading

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