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Miriam Lyons | ABC1 The Drum

On ABC’s The Drum, Miriam Lyons shines her policy light on certain highly contentious issues, such as the oz car industry subsidies, pokies reform, huge bank job cuts planned while profits soar, the controversial...

Miriam Lyons | Big Ideas and the Battle of the Think Tanks

Progressives and conservatives don’t agree on much, so what happens when you put four leading figures from each side of the ideological scale in a room and ask them to fight? A Battle of...

Miriam Lyons | ABC’s The Drum

CPD’s Miriam Lyons joins the panel on ABC’s The Drum. In this episode, Tim Palmer speaks to the author of The Most Dangerous Man in the World, Andrew Fowler, Miriam Lyons from the Centre...

Miriam Lyons | ABC Local Radio Hobart on Battle of the Think Tanks

Miriam Lyons, Executive Director of the CPD, recently spoke to Leon Compton on ABC Local Radio, Tasmania, about this weekend’s political debate the Battle of the Think Tanks. Miriam will be representing CPD in this event...

Protection Vital to Securing Our Marine Wealth | Miriam Lyons & Laura Eadie

Australia is surrounded by a vast wealth of oceans. More than 70 per cent of our territory lies under water – the third largest and most biodiverse marine estate in the world. So far...

Miriam Lyons | The Long Carbon Jouney: Q&A and Panel Discussion with PM Julia Gillard

Green Capital presents Prime Minister Julia Gillard making keynote address and Q&A on climate change policy in Australia. CPD’s executive director Miriam Lyons sits on the expert panel discussing  “What’s next for a sustainable...

Miriam Lyons | The Drum

CPD’s Executive Director Miriam Lyons appeared on a carbon-tax special of ABC’s The Drum along with host Tim Palmer, ABC Online chief political writer Annabel Crabb, Adam Creighton from the Centre for Independent Studies,...

Miriam Lyons| The Drum

CPD Director Miriam Lyons was a panelist on ABC’s The Drum along with host Steve Cannane, Julian Morrow from The Chaser, Joe Hildebrand from The Daily Telegraph and ABC Online Business reporter Michael Janda. The Malaysia...

Miriam Lyons | Brisbane Ideas Festival

Miriam Lyons presented at the Brisbane Ideas Festival on Friday 20th May. Her session, Carrots and sticks: Are we managing ourselves to death? looked at whether carrots are effective incentives for managing and motivating...

Miriam Lyons | Budget 2011: Welfare and Family

Following the 2011 Budget CPD’s Executive Director Miriam Lyons talks welfare measures on the ABC Radio National’s Life Matters. Miriam and Tony Nicholson from the Brotherhood of St Laurence discuss the groups targetted in...