State of the APS

Our publication ‘State of the Australian Public Service: An Alternative Report’ and all related media and commentary

Verona Burgess | Attack on Job Cut Plan

Verona Burgess, in today’s Australian Financial Review reports on CPD’s recent research from our Public Service program that: “…the Coalition’s planned cut of 12,000 jobs in its first year in office is based on a belief in smaller government andmore

James Whelan | Public Opinion Pro Public Service

Public Servants: lazy bureaucratic fat cats or necessary to achieve “ambitious goals for a richer, fairer and greener Australia” (Kim Carr)? Recent CPD research has returned some surprising results regarding attitudes towards the public service and staffing trends. While politicians regularlymore