Latest Research

This report outlines the IPA's objections to a proposal that prohibits the Commonwealth government or its agencies from funding the refurbishment, building or purchase, or assisting in the transfer of ownership, of a coal-fired power station.

Report
16 Aug 2019

This policy brief sets a challenge to accelerate progress in closing the gender pay gap through aspirational and comprehensive policy.

Policy report
16 Aug 2019

This policy-focused report is the culmination of a qualitative study of digital connectivity and telecommunications in rural Far North Queensland. In particular, the research investigated the lived experience of digital inclusion - a combination of internet access, affordability of technology, and digital ability - in agricultural households and communities the Northern Gulf region.

Policy report
16 Aug 2019

This report investigates the reasons behind the increase in the number of people being denied bail and detained in prison in Victoria. Through a comparison of bail laws and their associated parliamentary debates in Victoria in 1977 and 2017–18, it analyses how risk has been constructed, charting the rise of community protection as a key concern in bail law and decision-making.

Report
16 Aug 2019

This research highlights different aspects of competition within industries in New Zealand.

Working paper
16 Aug 2019

This report investigates the impact of retirement income projections on superannuation contributions, investment choices and engagement from fund members.

Report
16 Aug 2019

This guide has been prepared to help healthcare providers, commissioners, and designers ensure that services delivered digitally are as inclusive as possible, meeting the needs of all sections of the population.

Guide
15 Aug 2019

Digital opportunities for education in the Northen Territory can help reduce the challenges of geographical isolation. The aim of this strategy is to connect teachers across urban, remote and very remote settings and develop innovative online learning tools, in order to strengthen engagement, growth and achievement for all Territory students.

Strategy
15 Aug 2019