Is Australia’s public service competent?
Was Australia's Census 2016 fail a one-off, or is there a pattern of failure within the public service, and if so what is happening?
Why it’s too late for Malcolm Turnbull
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull goes into an unstable and divided 45th Parliament, which will make decision making and public policy complicated.
Looking beyond elections for good policy
Frustrations over short term policy making is easily blamed on election cycles, but rather than being part of the problem democracy may be part of the solution.
What we can do to fix democracy
The Democracy in Transition conference gave participants the opportunity to "fix democracy". So what ideas did they come up with?