Democracy

Report
7 April 2017

This paper provides a comprehensive set of statistical tables regarding the 2016 Federal election.

Other text
2 March 2017

This joint statement stresses that the Trump administration’s attacks on the press pose a threat to American democracy.

Report
23 February 2017

This paper shares lessons from Nesta’s research into some of the pioneering innovations in digital democracy which are taking place across Europe and beyond.

Blog post
15 November 2016

Trump's impact will be greatest on Americans, but a substantial shift away from liberal internationalism would cause structural change in the global economy, writes Tom Conley.

Report
8 November 2016

In addition to economic reforms, Jakarta faces other challenges such as perceived corruption within the government and public services.

Audio interview
25 October 2016

Geoff Cousins, former Howard Government advisor and President of the Australian Conservation Foundation, says all Australians should be able to have their day in court over the country's natural...

Article
24 October 2016

The reporting in our press regarding the ‘Gleeson Affair’ has been woeful, argues James Moylan.

Article
19 October 2016

Donald Trump’s conduct throughout his campaign for President of the United States has brought into renewed focus a question made famous by Pontius Pilate: what is truth?

Journal article
18 October 2016

Compares the laws relating to voting rights of persons with mental disability across jurisdictions, particularly Japan and Australia, to argue for a political franchise without discrimination...

ReportSurvey
17 October 2016

Over half of British adults now use social media platforms regularly and spend more time on social networks than on any other online activity. This paper explores this emerging digital political...