Public Policy Analysis

Policy Development and Review

  • Business and industrial transformation.
  • Regional Economic Development.
  • Manufacturing Futures.

Recent Projects

  • Rigour and Relevance: Towards a scholarship of integration – Extending the role of social sciences and humanities in public policy research
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Feasability Studies

  • Business case assessment, development, and review for current and proposed initiatives.
  • Assessments cover policy, economic, environmental and community dimensions.

Recent Projects

  • Assessment of the feasibility of options for a Technology Hub for a government agency.

Research Papers

  • Papers that respond to identified problems, opportunities and issues that may call for policy action.
  • Papers may be commissioned by clients or undertaken as part of the Howard Partners research program.

Recent Projects

  • Digital Post: Business transformation and the future sustainability of Australia Post, McKell Institute.
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Facilitation and Advice

  • Stakeholder consultation and facilitation services as standalone projects or as part of larger projects.
  • Expert witness services.

Recent Projects

  • Stakeholder consultation and facilitation services “listening to small business round-tables”, ACT Government.