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Anne Tiernan

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An ANZSOG research paper for the Australian Public Service Review Panel
15 Mar 2019
22

One of the key functions of the APS is how it interacts with ministers, and the nature and quality of that relationship affects the quality of public administration. This paper explores those interactions, how they have changed over time, and explores a new vision of...

Report

12 Nov 2018
28

Australia needs to fundamentally reframe its policy approach. Ad hoc and set-and-forget approaches to policy will not deliver what we need in the future.

Commentary

Article

3 Feb 2016
153

Why do parties have so much trouble learning from past successes and failures?

ELECTION postmortems are a ritual of grieving – a necessary safety valve to contain the damage and internal recrimination that might otherwise break out after a devastating and unexpected election...

Commentary

Article

24 Apr 2008
27

Governance isn't easily reduced to slogans, but it’s fundamentally important, writes ANNE TIERNAN.

THE Governance stream at the 2020 Summit had inherent potential to be fraught. Serving ministers, a former premier, a former chief justice and governor-general, two former and one shadow attorneys-general,...

Book

6 Oct 2007
31

In this monograph, Anne Tiernan and Jennifer Menzies capably chart the often hazardous terrain of the 'caretaker period' that ensues from the time an election is called until a new government is formed. This is a landscape fraught with political and administrative dangers - particularly...

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