CPD reaches out once again through APN regional papers
Christopher Stone’s Doing less with less was published in over 30 daily and community papers
False economies second instalment Doing less with less suggests sometimes cutting public service budgets can cost more than it saves. Shifting responsibility to the private sector is not a cost-effective strategy when the public sector is better placed to provide essential services. Adam Carroll of APN outlines the findings of Christopher Stones’ report in his article ‘Public service cuts can end up costing governments more’.
“Paring back the public service in the name of saving money can end up having the opposite effect”
The article was also published in: Sunshine Coast Daily, Gympie Times, Gladstone Observer, Bundaberg News-Mail, Coffs Coast Advocate, Clarence Valley Daily Examiner, Fraser Coast Chronicle, Ipswich Queensland Times, Mackay Daily Mercury, My Daily News, Northern Star, Rockhampton Morning Bulletin, Toowoomba Chronicle, Warwick Daily News, Ballina Shire Advocate, Byron Shire News, Caboolture News, Central Telegraph, Coolum & North Shore News, CQ News, Northern Rivers Echo, Gatton Star, Ipswich Advertiser, Noosa News, Range News, South Burnett Times, Stanthorpe Border Post, Surat Basin Online, The Reporter, The Satellite, and Whitsunday Times