Does government get the right advice?
On the University of Melbourne's Policy Shop podcast Dr Martin Parkinson, Secretary of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, reflects on his career.
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.
First recipient of new Master’s degree
Meet the First Graduate of the Melbourne School of Government’s Master of Public Administration.
“Utopia”: Fact or fiction
A comedy debate with the topic ‘Utopia: Fact or Fiction’ was held in Melbourne in June 2015 as part of Public Sector Week.
Why you should turn off the light
While lights may make our streets safer after dark, artificial light at night has been shown to pose a range of health risks.