The Australia Institute is one of the country’s most influential public policy think tanks. Based in Canberra, we conduct high impact research that combines rigorous fact-driven material with cutting-edge communication strategies.
All around the world democratic norms are under threat — including in Australia. That's why we have established its Democracy & Accountability Program to research the solutions to our democratic deficit and develop the advocacy strategies to put them into practice.
In The Nordic Edge, published by Melbourne University Press, a selection of Australia Institute researchers and guest authors show how Nordic nations have secured progress across a range of crucial public policy areas while simultaneously increasing prosperity and community wellbeing.