John Lavarack


Looking ahead: a guide for local government practitioners' use of demographic data

The Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government (ACLEG), with input from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, has released a new report outlining how local governments can more effectively utilise demographic and other population data into planning and decision-making processes. The report, titled Looking Ahead...
Discussion paper

Knowledge city: the difference an in-house research team made to a council

The Australian Centre of Excellence in Local Government discusses the value of the City of Melbourne’s research capacity. • Foreword Apart from the direct value of knowing the City Research story itself, the benefit of presenting these perspectives is in their contribution to an ongoing...