A new federalism? The role and future of the National Cabinet
As the COVID-19 crisis began to escalate in Australia, a new institution, the National Cabinet, emerged. This policy brief sets out the National Cabinet’s establishment, structure, and achievements, before turning to key issues requiring attention, concerning the effectiveness, inclusiveness, transparency, and accountability of this new...
Working better with other jurisdictions
This paper offers an appraisal of the way in which the Australian Public Service partners with other jurisdictions.
Reforming Australian federal democracy
This paper argues that the driving motivation for federalism reform in Australia should be to enhance Australian federal democracy, and sets out ten principles to guide federal democratic reform.