Institute of Public Affairs

Books
19 December 1943

Books

The IPA has a proud history of publishing books by a variety of authors on the leading policy questions in Australia. Here you will find details on these books, and information on how to purchase a copy from us.
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Events
19 December 1943

Events

The IPA has hosted events featuring some of the world’s most engaging and thoughtful speakers from both Australia and overseas. Recently the IPA has hosted the nation-wide tours of Matt Ridley, Mark Steyn, Andrew Bolt and Dan Hannan. For notice of future events, subscribe to Hey…What Did I Miss? For early notice and discount prices, become an IPA member today.
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Legal Rights Project
19 December 1943

Legal Rights Project

The Institute of Public Affairs has established the Legal Rights Project to stand up for the fundamental legal rights of every Australian. Despite the crucial role these rights play in safeguarding our liberties they are often ignored for the sake of political expedience. Increasingly, Australian governments are guilty of removing our right to silence, reversing the onus of proof, granting
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Contact Us
19 December 1943

Contact Us

Address: Institute of Public Affairs, Level 2, 410 Collins Street, Melbourne Victoria 3000 Australia. Telephone: +61 3 9600 4744. Facsimile: +61 3 9602 4989.
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Research Papers
19 December 1943

Research Papers

The IPA prides itself on thorough and interesting research. Here you will find the IPA’s history of research papers on topics such as free speech, free market economics and climate change.
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Criminal Justice
19 December 1943

Criminal Justice

The criminal justice system costs taxpayers more than $15 billion each year. Over the past decade, Australia’s prison population has grown by 40 percent, with the rate of incarceration now higher than it has been for a century. But crime and recidivism are not falling. Here you will find the IPA’s work on how to improve Australia’s criminal justice system.
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Generation Liberty
19 December 1943

Generation Liberty

Throughout human history, freedom has been a force for good, lifting millions of people out of poverty. In a truly free society, individuals are in control of their own destiny. However, the key institutions of our society responsible for the education of our young people are increasingly unable or unwilling to pass on that understanding or the key values of
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Constitution And Law
19 December 1943

Constitution And Law

Australia’s Constitution is its most important legal document, and the foundation on which this country is built. Here you will find our work on the importance of the Constitution and its relevance today, as well as our work on proposed changes to the Constitution.
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Archive
19 December 1943

Archive

Welcome to the IPA Archive page. Please use the search tool provided to search through the IPA’s history of sound research on policy matters that affect Australia.
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IPA Review Articles
19 December 1943

IPA Review Articles

The IPA Review is home to some of Australia’s leading commentary on politics and culture. In its time, the IPA Review has published articles by authors such as Freidrich Hayek, Matt Ridley and Don Bradman.
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