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25 Mar 2019

As algorithms enter increasingly sensitive areas of our lives, we need to have meaningful accountability for those who create and deploy algorithmic decision systems, especially in areas where decisions have a significant impact on individuals.

Audio podcast

5 Feb 2019

A conversation with researchers and advocates about mental health and the impact of economics and the changing nature of work


Going beyond GDPR to tackle power in the data economy
28 Dec 2018

Ninety per cent of the world’s data was created in the last two years, and over 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are produced every day.

Whole companies are built around principle of relentlessly collecting as much data about internet users as possible, and monetising...


The case for a shorter working week
3 Dec 2018

This briefing summarises the case for shortening people’s working hours without a loss in pay and puts forward an initial policy framework for getting there. It also marks the beginning of a new stream of work supporting those in trade unions, industry and government seeking...


15 Jul 2009

On an scale that compares high life expectancy, high life satisfaction, and a low ecological footprint Australia comes in at 102 according to the 2009 Happy Planet index

The report presents the results of the second global compilation of the Happy Planet Index, based...

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