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Steering social innovation: Community agencies and the commissioning of Education First Youth Foyers 2018-202.1

Version Date : 11052018
Published Date: 08 June 2018
In the late 2000s the CEOs of Hanover Welfare Services and the Brotherhood of St Laurence decided that a new approach was needed to address the proble...


Policy entrepreneurs and collaborative action: pursuit of the sustainable development goals

Published Date: 18 June 2018
Abstract Entrepreneurs use their access to information and strategic savvy to develop and bring new products and services to market. Often, their act...


Storm in a coffee cup: The Department of Parliamentary Services versus Aussies Café 2018-195.1

Version Date : 26022018
Published Date: 22 February 2018
A Parliament House ‘institution’, Aussies Café had been keeping the politicians, staffers and media corps of Parliament House fed and caffeinated...


Opening Government

Published Date: 30 April 2018
Summary Transparency and citizen engagement remain essential to good government and sound public policy. Indeed, they may well be the key to restorin...

News & Media

New book shows public spending is an investment not a cost

Published Date: 21 June 2018
We can only see the true value of the public sector when we start looking at government spending not as a cost, but as an investment, says ANZSOG Prof...


Not in my backyard: drones, privacy and regulatory gaps 2018-196.1

Version Date : 19022018
Published Date: 16 February 2018
One evening in April 2017, Darwin resident Karli Hyatt had a disturbing encounter. As she swam naked in her backyard pool, she noticed a drone hoverin...


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