The Institute of Public Affairs conducts research on all issues relating to enhancing our individual, economic and societal freedoms and promoting and improving the Australian way of life.

Below are some of the IPA’s major research programs.

All IPA research programs are funded through donations. We neither seek nor receive any government funding.


The IPA has published several books on political philosophy, freedom, economic liberalisation and climate science and policy. You can click here to see a complete list.

The books below are currently on sale.

To learn more about our previous publications, write to us at