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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.
Misleading the ethical consumer: the regulation of free-range egg labelling
Explains how it is that the regulation of welfare of layer hens is now largely a matter of voluntary labeling for consumer choice rather than mandatory government regulation of animal welfare in production conditions. Summary In mid-2014, Australian consumer affairs ministers announced that they would...
Phoenix activity: recommendations on detection, disruption and enforcement
The aim of this report is to minimise the significant damage that is being done to the Australian economy by harmful phoenix activity without unduly inhibiting legitimate business rescues and beneficial entrepreneurialism.