Elections

Report
12 January 2017

Provides an overview of the issues and outcome for the 15 October 2016 election for the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Legislative Assembly.

Report
11 December 2016

The Pacific Islands have the lowest level of female parliamentary representation of any region in the world, and electoral trends point to the very slow pace of change.

Journal article
30 November 2016

Reviews the background to online voting in local elections in New Zealand with reference to relevant overseas experience and considers the way forward to implementing online voting, with a view to...

Journal article
30 November 2016

Using data from the 2016 New Zealand local body elections, this article sets out to answer why turnout in local elections is consistently below the level achieved in parliamentary elections, and...

Article
11 November 2016

Examines the growing calls for Facebook to improve its editorial accountability - especially following the 2016 US Presidential election and the UK's Brexit campaign.

Video lecture/presentation
9 November 2016

Three senior researchers from the Pew Research Centre suggest three possible reasons why US polls failed to accurately predict the outcome of the 2016 Presidential election.

Article
8 November 2016

Whether Trump wins or loses his bid for the White House, Britain’s recent vote to leave the European Union will still hold lessons for the U.S.

Audio podcast
2 November 2016

Only 9% of the media coverage of the US election has been on policy issues. The public policy podcast, the Policy Shop, hosted by the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Melbourne, Professor Glyn...

Submission
31 October 2016

ECCV's Submission on the Electoral Matters Committee's Inquiry into Electronic Voting, July 2016.

This submission was a result of ongoing research into digital inclusion of multicultural...

Video lecture/presentation
17 October 2016

In this video eight veteran journalists from around the world discuss the 2016 presidential election and the possible international implications.