Research

Western Civilisation
19 December 1943

Western Civilisation

Western Civilisation has had a profound influence on world history. Shaped by the cultural contributions of the ancient Greek and Roman Empires and Medieval Christian Europe, the West has produced the seminal events of the Reformation, the Enlightenment, the Industrial and scientific revolutions, and the development of liberal democracy. Here you will find the IPA’s research on Western Civilisation and
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Red Tape
19 December 1943

Red Tape

Economic development is essential to continue improving the lives of all Australians. Yet government regulation is holding back the Australian economy. Here you will find the IPA’s work highlighting areas of unnecessary regulations and red tape, and industrial reform.
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Planning And Housing
19 December 1943

Planning And Housing

Owning your own home has long been the Australian dream, so how to make sure people can achieve it? Here you will find the IPA’s work on housing and planning regulations and reform.
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Nanny State
19 December 1943

Nanny State

To what extent should people’s choices be limited because of the harm they could do to themselves? Here you will find the IPA’s work on the Nanny State, or government regulations over areas that should be left up to the choice of the individual.
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Innovation And Entrepreneurship
19 December 1943

Innovation And Entrepreneurship

The world is changing rapidly. As new technologies arrive, Australians can use them to design new products and enrich people’s lives. But what are these new technologies, and what role should government play in regulating these new industries? Here you will find the IPA’s work on new innovations and the Australian entrepreneurial spirit.
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Ideas And Liberty
19 December 1943

Ideas And Liberty

The debate over individual liberty is never over, and it is waged over various philosophical concepts and news stories. Here you will find the IPA’s work on the advancement of individual liberty and the ideas that underpin a free society.
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Government Services
19 December 1943

Government Services

What is the proper role of government? What services should the government provide, and not the private sector? Here you will find the IPA’s work on the cause of limited government, the ABC, the proper running of government services in Australia and public sector reform.
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Freedom Of Speech
19 December 1943

Freedom Of Speech

Freedom of speech is one of the most important principles of a free society, and this freedom must be passed on to the next generation. Here you will find the IPA’s work on freedom of speech, media regulation and 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act
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Foreign Affairs And Trade
19 December 1943

Foreign Affairs And Trade

What should Australia’s role in the world be? Here you will find the IPA’s work on foreign policy and trade, and how Australia can use the international free market to improve the lives of its citizens and people around the world.
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Finance And Economics
19 December 1943

Finance And Economics

The IPA is committed to the advancement of free market ideas. Free markets encourage innovation, wealth and the allieviation of poverty. Here you will find the IPA’s work on free market economics, the role of govenrment in an economy, and how to lift people out of poverty.
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