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How Australia Was Made – Series Launch
13 March 2024

How Australia Was Made – Series Launch

How Australia Was Made is an educational research project of The Centre for the Australian Way of Life at the Institute of Public Affairs (IPA). It consists of series of research essays written specifically for an Australian audience tracing the development of Western Civilisation through successive time periods. They take us from Ancient Greece to Modern Australia in a manner
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IPA Poll: Attitude To Big Business Playing Politics
22 December 2023

IPA Poll: Attitude To Big Business Playing Politics

The poll was commissioned jointly by the Institute of Public Affairs and ADVANCE and was conducted by Insightfully.  It forms part of the largest and most comprehensive post-referendum exit-survey undertaken. The poll was conducted between 12-19 October 2023 with a sample of 3,526 Australian voters with a margin of error ± 1.7% at a 95% confidence interval using a combination
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2023 Annual Report
14 December 2023

2023 Annual Report

This year marks the IPA’s 80th anniversary. We were founded in 1943 to provide a firm philosophical grounding for free market policy ideas and, through our research, to further the individual, social, political and economic freedom of the Australian people. View the 2023 Annual Report In this Annual Report you will read about the impact the IPA has had on
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2GB Breakfast Editorial Discussing IPA Renewable Land Use Research – 12 December 2023
12 December 2023

2GB Breakfast Editorial Discussing IPA Renewable Land Use Research – 12 December 2023

This audio clip contextualises and disseminates the findings of the IPA’s research into land use implications of renewable energy targets on prime agricultural land, conducted as part of the IPA’s Net Zero research program. All media posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research. Below is a transcript of the interview. Mark Levy:
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IPA Poll: Attitude Towards Mass Migration In Australia
11 December 2023

IPA Poll: Attitude Towards Mass Migration In Australia

This poll of 1,000 Australians was commissioned by the Institute of Public Affairs. Data for this pollwas collected by marketing research firm Dynata between 27 November and 1 December 2023and rounded to the nearest whole number. QUESTION 1 Australia should temporarily pause its intake of new immigrants until more economic and socialinfrastructure, such as schools, roads, hospitals, and houses, are
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2SM Afternoons Editorial Discussing IPA Renewable Land Use Research – 11 December 2023
11 December 2023

2SM Afternoons Editorial Discussing IPA Renewable Land Use Research – 11 December 2023

This audio clip contextualises and disseminates the findings of the IPA’s research into land use implications of renewable energy targets on prime agricultural land, conducted as part of the IPA’s Net Zero research program. All media posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research. Below is a transcript of the interview. Brent Bultitude:
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IPA Facts: Volume 48 No.4 – 2023
5 December 2023

IPA Facts: Volume 48 No.4 – 2023

The fourth and final edition of IPA Facts for 2023 provides a snapshot of our worsening cost-of-living crisis, and the debilitating effect of red and green tape on Australia’s resources and agriculture sectors. There are also facts on the October 14 referendum result, in which Australians resoundingly rejected a proposal to insert a race-based Voice to Parliament in our Constitution.
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IPA Facts: Volume 48 No.3 – 2023
9 October 2023

IPA Facts: Volume 48 No.3 – 2023

Knowing the facts is key to winning the debate! I am pleased therefore to present the latest issue of IPA Facts. The latest issue looks at:
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Tony Seabrook Promoting IPA Red Tape Research on 6PR Mornings with Gary Adshead
27 September 2023

Tony Seabrook Promoting IPA Red Tape Research on 6PR Mornings with Gary Adshead

On 27 September 2023, the President of the Pastoral and Graziers Association (PGA), Tony Seabrook promoted the IPA’s research regarding red tape facing farmers in Western Australia on 6PR Mornings with Gary Adshead. Below is a transcript the discussion. Gary Adshead: I wonder if you can answer this question, can you tell me then when I go to the supermarket,
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IPA Poll: Attitudes Towards Rural And Regional Australia
18 August 2023

IPA Poll: Attitudes Towards Rural And Regional Australia

This poll of 1,000 Australians was commissioned by the Institute of Public Affairs. Data for this poll was collected by Dynata between 4 August to 6 August 2023. QUESTION 1: Approximately how much food do you believe Australian food producers produce each year?
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