Organisation

John Curtin Research Centre

Acronym
JCRC
Description

The John Curtin Research Centre (JCRC) is a new, social democratic think-tank, dedicated to developing ideas and policies for a better Australia. 

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Discussion paper

1 Feb 2019
264

Nick Dyrenfurth argues that for too long statistics have been hiding the real economic story. Consider the latest unemployment data - ostensibly good news. But ask anyone who is working or looking for work and you’ll hear a different story.

Discussion paper

21 Aug 2018
8

Australia needs a government that can get on with the job. The John Curtin Research Centre has crafted a list of seven key policies a Labor Government under Bill Shorten should push for.

Discussion paper

29 Mar 2018
190

There were about 230 million Americans eligible to vote on election day in 2016. 170 million either didn’t vote or didn’t vote for Trump. This means that nearly 75 percent of American voters who could cast a vote for president didn’t vote for the man...

Policy report

14 Feb 2018
556

This report looks at the challenges of providing a secure retirement for all Australians and the changes needed to ensure the superannuation system remains fit for purpose over the coming decades.

Policy report

21 Aug 2017
18

The Australian way of life is premised on a basic set of assumptions: decent pay, working conditions and job security, a fair say for working women and men in our workplaces and parliaments, and a fair say in the nation’s civic life. In 2017, the...

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