Is the surplus fetish distracting the Government from the real economic challenges? Ian McAuley finds glimpses of Labor values in an otherwise short-sighted budget. In the Budget is… more
CPD authors find a lot of blinkered thinking in the race to a surplus. Here’s what you will find in the Budget 2011 edition of InSight.
The Centre for Policy Development and Essential Media Communications presents: Our debt to nature - We need what nature provides, but do we really know how much we’re using & how… more
We’re hiring now: Research Director for our Sustainable Economy Program Help develop the evidence and ideas we need to make Australia’s economy sustainable Full-time, two-year position Based in Sydney About the CPD The Centre for… more
Fiona Armstrong considers whether the fresh approach to governance and accountability will lead to a new kind of consensus politics – and what this changed environment means for action on the climate.
Pavan Sukhdev What is the world worth? Putting nature on the balance sheet 3 August 2010, Sydney Opera House You can watch the talk on the ABC’s Big Ideas, listen to it as an MP3, read… more
Pavan Sukhdev, an economist and head of the UN Green Economy Initiative, was in Australia as a guest of the Centre for Policy Development in August 2010 to give three… more
For those of you who missed, Pavan Sukhdev’s recent lecture in Sydney, or you’d like to catch it again, you can watch it on ABC’s Big Ideas. Pavan Sukdev | What is the world worth?… more
CPD’s recent guest, Pavan Sukhdev – head of the UNEP Green Economy Initiative – chats with Robyn Williams about the challenges our economy faces in measuring the value of our environment. Marine protection improves fish… more