The Policy Pitch

bookings required

Date
05 December 2017, 6:00pm8:00pm
Cost
Free
Bookings
Bookings through the Grattan Institute
LocationVillage Roadshow Theatrette
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

In this ongoing panel discussion series presented by the State Library and the Grattan Institute, experts and thinkers tackle some of the most important problems facing Australia, from cultural hot-button topics to pressing social concerns.

2017 summer reading list for the Prime Minister

Tuesday 5 December, 6–8pm

What should be on the PM's reading list this summer?

Discover must-read books and articles that comment on Australian life in 2017, at this event hosted by John Daly, Grattan Institute CEO, and writer and broadcaster Sally Warhaft. 

Speakers

  • Sally Warhaft is a Melbourne broadcaster, writer and former editor of The Monthly magazine. She is the author of Well may we say: The speeches that made Australia and the host of the Wheeler Centre’s Fifth estate series. Sally has a PhD in Anthropology and did her fieldwork in Mumbai, India.
  • John Daley has been CEO of the Grattan Institute since it was founded eight years ago. He has published extensively on economic reform priorities, budget policy, tax reform, housing affordability, and generational inequality. He has worked at the University of Oxford, the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet, consulting firm McKinsey and Co, and ANZ Bank in fields including law, public policy, strategy, and finance.

About the Policy Pitch

In this engaging seminar series a panel of experts and thinkers tackle some of the most important problems facing Australia, from cultural hot-button topics to pressing social concerns. Join us each month for lively, intelligent and thoughtful debate on subjects that impact us all.

The Policy Pitch is a joint initiative of State Library Victoria and Grattan Institute, an independent think tank dedicated to developing high-quality public policy for Australia’s future.

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