Victoria University

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Towards improved anti-racism support in Casey and Greater Dandenong

In 2021, the City of Casey and the City of Greater Dandenong partnered with Victoria University to conduct a place-based project aimed at improving responses to racism in the local community. This report summaries the key findings of this project, drawing on a local community...

Validating the benefits of increased drone uptake for Australia: geographic, demographic and social insights

Other authors
Allan O’Connor, Danny Soetanto, Ali Ardeshiri, Anilan V, Glyn Wittwer, Nicholas Sheard
This report finds that increasing drone use in Australia presents a range of benefits for communities – particularly for regional areas, and in emergency relief and disaster management. The report also identifies a number of benefits, as well as challenges, facing drone uptake across the...

Equity through complexity: inside the “black box” of the Block Model

This study investigates an innovation in higher education that has achieved demonstrable results for equity students - the Block Model at Victoria University. The study looked inside the “black box” of the Block Model, interviewing Victoria University leaders, academics and students about why it has...

Improving educational connection for young people in custody: final report

The purpose of this study was to examine how education operates for young people in Victoria who have been remanded into custody or who have received custodial sentences. The study aimed to identify how improvements could be made to further support education inside custody.
Working paper

The exercise of market power in Australia’s National Electricity Market following the closure of the Hazelwood power station

This paper looks at prices in the National Electricity Market before and after the closure of this Victorian power station in April 2017.