Recreating the energy market
Energy is an essential service, but is it accessible, equitable and affordable for consumers?
Episode 22: Power Trip
Could climate change make homes uninsurable? Have we missed our window on energy policy? Dr Susan Carland finds out, on the latest episode of the What Happens Next? podcast.
Episode 24: Renewables - Power To The People
In this episode of the What Happens Next? podcast we’re talking practical steps for embracing renewable energy in our own lives.
Episode 23: Renewables - Getting the green light
We're discussing how we can solve some of the challenges of getting renewable energy from solar, wind farms and hydro back into the grid.
Finding order among the chaos
The COVID-19 crisis has provided an opportunity to test investment tools devised to take into account the long-term impact of climate change on markets.
Supercharging solar panel recycling
It's expected that more than 100,000 tonnes of solar panels will enter Australia’s waste stream by 2035 – but there's a way to change that.
Coronavirus and the coalface
COVID-19 raises new challenges for remote mining communities already compromised by fly-in-fly-out workers.
Back to school ... for now?
The months ahead are uncertain for education, and it makes sense to plan for the possibility of further remote learning.
Morrison's epic fail
A crisis of this scale requires a willingness to generate bipartisan consensus, but the PM has struggled to put the national interest above party politics.
Episode 3: The Mess We're In
We’re not going to recycle our way out of this one. It takes awareness and education to change our behaviours surrounding waste. Find out what you can do.
ScoMo: The first hundred days
This week marks 100 days since Scott Morrison led the Liberal Party to a surprise election win. How's he fared so far?
Nuclear power versus renewables
Is nuclear energy the right technology for the transitioning Australian energy market?
Reframing our future technology fears
Don’t worry, your self-driving car won’t kill you – as long as research focuses on people and society, too.
Episode 14: The business of energy
Energy is big business. How will economies cope with the switch to green energy? ‘A Different Lens’ investigates.
Why old-school climate denial has had its day
Ten years ago, politicians would routinely voice disdain for climate science. Now, while the policy debate remains fierce, the battleground has shifted to economics and jobs.
Defying the polls
Political science explains three reasons why the Coalition won the 2019 federal election.
Interest rates: The case for leaving them on hold
We run to the monetary policy teat at the first sign of economic weakness because it is easy and comfortable and has delivered before, but this time it's different.
All sorts of sweeteners
Treasurer Josh Frydenberg and PM Scott Morrison pack the 2019 Federal Budget full of goodies as they push towards an election.
The temptation of Christmas
Nostalgia plays a leading role in determining what – and how much – we eat over the festive season.
Pacific Islands thinking SMART
ClimateWorks Australia has developed a tool to help Pacific Island countries design pathways for the future through sustainable, climate-resilient, net-zero-emissions development.
Graduate incomes not worth the focus
We should keep in mind that education is valuable beyond graduate earning capacity, and that what a student learns during their education can have little to do with why they earn more.
Changing course to prevent assault
To drive lasting change regarding sexual harassment and assault, greater effort needs to be directed towards preventing these issues from arising in the first place.
Reality check: EdTech is killing the planet
Despite our reliance on digital technologies in the classroom, there are too few natural resources to produce and sustain them at the levels we expect.
Rebuilding the Liberal Party from the ground up
It's a mess and has lost its way in the modern political and social landscape. Nothing short of a complete rebuild can save it.
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Hean Tat Keh
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Jean Monnet Chair in Politics and Economics, Monash University
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