Drought, Water, Water Scarcity
Environment

Confronting The World’s Water Crises

September 3, 2018 Scott Davies 0

The shortage of water around the world increasingly presents a geopolitical and security issue as well as an environmental one. Across the world, record heatwaves, dry seasons and unseasonable warmth

Gonski 2.0, Malcolm Turnbull, Simon Birmingham
Conatus Blogs

The Missed Opportunity of Gonski 2.0

May 1, 2018 Scott Davies 0

The Gonski 2.0 report is a missed opportunity which doubles down on what has caused declining achievement standards in Australian education. On Monday morning in Australia, the much-anticipated Review to Achieve

Regulation, Occupational Licensing, Red Tape
Economics

When Bad Regulation Stops You From Earning

April 17, 2018 Scott Davies 0

Many occupational licensing laws, though made with the best intentions, place unnecessary barriers to entering the workforce and need a rethink. Occupational licensing is a hot topic among economists, policy