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Getting the tertiary transition right: six things high schools can do to set students up for success at university

20 March 2024|

The transition from school to university is a pivotal moment in the lives of young people – how can we better support their choices for improved individual and social outcomes?

Australia’s housing crisis: bolstering community and individual resilience with meaningful structural reform

13 March 2024|

Australians have proven themselves resilient in the face of housing pressures – but structural reform to boost supply and dampen rising costs is desperately needed.

Digital (t)winning: the potential for AI as a public policy design tool

27 February 2024|

While the political and policy focus has rightly been on regulating artificial intelligence, we also need to plan now to harness AI’s power as a policymaking tool – especially, its capacity to model outcomes in complex systems.

The Finger and the Moon: measuring research impact by nesting abstractions in contexts

7 February 2024|

Simple quantitative metrics don’t do justice to the breadth and complexity of human experience. Researchers and policymakers can benefit from frameworks implementing a nested relationship between data and lived experiences, metrics and relational processes.

‘Round and ‘round we go! Let’s get off the carousel and build a social services system that works for people

2 February 2024|

As governments look to reform our social services systems, they must tap into the transformative power of relationships.

Empowering the future: breaking the cycle of youth mental ill health through political agency

18 January 2024|

With poor mental health outcomes for young people linked to a lack of agency to shape society, how can we better reflect the interests of youth in policy and politics?

A vision splendid: unlocking patient capital through long-term asset funds

15 January 2024|

Australia’s superannuation funds can anchor long-term investments that are essential for the development of new industries, especially manufacturing, and the transition to a low emissions economy.

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