Policy Development

Why the Minimum Wage Should Do More To Fight Inequality By Matt Cowgill

Should public policy aim to boost the living standards of low-paid workers? If so, which lever of public policy should we pull to achieve that goal? For most of the 20th Read More

13 Jun 2013 in Policy Development

Rethinking the Welfare State By Dennis Glover

Labor has begun the process of reviewing our platform. The welfare state is one of the major areas that will be reconsidered. As economies evolve, welfare states must evolve as Read More

31 May 2013 in Policy Development

A Labo(u)r Vision for the Economy and Government By Tim Lyons

I think it’s appropriate to start from a first principles basis, specifically by asking the question – what is the show about? I think our economic goal (past, present and future) Read More

08 May 2013 in Policy Development
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