Podcast – ANU Panel ‘Wicked Problems: Domestic Policy’ with TTPI Director Robert Breunig

Many of the big challenges in Australian policy seem intractable. How the country responds – or doesn’t – will shape society for decades to come.… Read More ›

AusVotes2019: Labor Releases Budget Plan

Today Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen and Shadow Minister of Finance Jim Chalmers has released the Australian Labor Party’s budget plan. It forecasts greater budget surpluses… Read More ›

ATO Uses Data Matching to Crack Down on Cryptocurrency Tax Evasion

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is collecting bulk records from Australian cryptocurrency designated service providers (DSPs) as part of a data matching program to ensure… Read More ›

Call for Papers: International Conference of Chinese Tax and Policy 2019

The organising committee of the International Conference of Chinese Tax and Policy is pleased to announce the call for papers for the 2019 conference. The… Read More ›

NZ Government Releases Report on the Future of the Welfare System

The New Zealand Government has released the final consensus report “Whakamana Tāngata Restoring Dignity to Social Security in New Zealand”, resulting from the work of… Read More ›

OECD Consultation: What’s Driving Tax Morale? An Empirical Analysis on Social Preferences and Attitudes Towards Taxation

As part of the ongoing work on tax morale, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) is now inviting public comments on its forthcoming… Read More ›

Anglicare Australia Releases Rental Affordability Snapshot

This year’s Anglicare Australia Rental Affordability Snapshot surveyed over 69,000 private rental listings and tested whether those on government support or minimum wage could afford… Read More ›

Open for Registration: IFA Asia Pacific Regional Conference 2019

The International Fiscal Association (IFA) 5th Asia Pacific Regional Conference will be held in Melbourne from 17 to 19 June 2019 on the theme, ‘Taxing… Read More ›

ANU Seminar: Automation, Inequality and Macro Policy

ACDE Trade & Development Seminar Automation, inequality and macro policy Speaker: Yixiao Zhou, Crawford School of Public Policy, The ANU and Curtin University Date &… Read More ›

Orange Book: Grattan Institute Proposes Policy Priorities for Incoming Australian Government

A new report from the Grattan Institute argues the winner of the 2019 federal election should defy the national mood of reform fatigue and stare… Read More ›