• 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.

    José-Miguel Bello y Villarino

  • 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.

    Juliet Bennett

  • 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.

    Christopher Day

  • 22 December 2023

    In its second year, The Policymaker has grown to become a leading platform for public policy analysis and ideas informed by research expertise and experience – here are our five most popular articles in 2023.

    Hugh Piper

  • 6 December 2023

    A child protection system preoccupied with risk aversion is impeding the emotional growth of children. We need a new model based on relational care and reciprocity to break the cycle.

    Jarrod Wheatley

  • 29 November 2023

    How can the law and policy governing disaster responses better facilitate shared decision-making between communities and government?

    Pam Joseph, Cate Massola, Margot Rawsthorne & Amanda Howard

  • 3 October 2023

    As more governments around the world adopt a “mission” approach to their biggest challenges, they should be informed by the experience of “Challenge” competitions used by cities.

    Pauline McGuirk, Tom Baker, Alistair Sisson, Robyn Dowling & Sophia Maalsen

  • 3 October 2023

    As more governments around the world adopt a “mission” approach to their biggest challenges, they should be informed by the experience of “Challenge” competitions used by cities.

    Pauline McGuirk, Tom Baker, Alistair Sisson, Robyn Dowling & Sophia Maalsen

  • 3 October 2023

    As more governments around the world adopt a “mission” approach to their biggest challenges, they should be informed by the experience of “Challenge” competitions used by cities.

    Pauline McGuirk, Tom Baker, Alistair Sisson, Robyn Dowling & Sophia Maalsen

  • 3 October 2023

    As more governments around the world adopt a “mission” approach to their biggest challenges, they should be informed by the experience of “Challenge” competitions used by cities.

    Pauline McGuirk, Tom Baker, Alistair Sisson, Robyn Dowling & Sophia Maalsen