Billions of taxpayer dollars are committed before all the evidence for, and against, infrastructure projects is in, and basic rules of economic modelling are broken.
Public trust in government is declining in democracies around the world, particularly among young people. Democratic reform is needed to re-engage disaffected citizens.
Energy justice is a social issue, and by leaving it up to vulnerable people to sort it out for themselves, we as a society risk making it even worse.
From the 20th Century process of policy trial and error, the nations that married the strengths of markets and government came out ahead.
Children's access to quality childcare is, more than ever, dependent on whether the government views their parents as deserving or not.