Publications

RG Menzies Essays

Fit For Service: Meeting the demand of the Asian middle class by Andrew Bragg

Fit For Service: Meeting the demand of the Asian middle class by Andrew Bragg

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The MRC is pleased to offer the fifth R. G. Menzies Essay: Fit For Service: Meeting the demand of the Asian middle class by Andrew Bragg, Director of Policy & Research at the Menzies Research Centre. The monograph was launched by the Hon Malcolm Turnbull MP, Prime Minister of Australia, on 8 February 2017. 

The Menzies Research Centre publishes the R G Menzies Essays – a series of timely contributions …

The Promise of Digital Government by Angus Taylor MP

The Promise of Digital Government by Angus Taylor MP

The MRC is pleased to offer the fourth R. G. Menzies Essay: The Promise of Digital Government: Transforming Public Services, Regulation, and Citizenship by Angus Taylor MP, Assistant Minister for Cities and Digital Transformation.

The Menzies Research Centre publishes the R G Menzies Essays – a series of timely contributions to policy discussion by leading Australian and international thinkers.

Digital disruption has transformed the marketplace …

RG Menzies Essay: Game Plan

RG Menzies Essay: Game Plan

The Menzies Research Centre publishes the R G Menzies Essays – a series of timely contributions to policy discussion by leading Australian and international thinkers.

Launched by the Hon Stuart Robert MP in 2015, Assistant Minister for Defence, Game Plan: The Case for a New Australian Grand Strategy by Professor Ross Babbage is the third R G Menzies Essay publication. Former defence official and Managing Director of Strategy International Professor …

Books

Menzies: The Forgotten Speeches

Menzies: The Forgotten Speeches

“I always feel at home with commercial travellers, because in a sense I’m one myself. He is the man who charms the customer, who sells the goods. And that describes me to perfection.” -- R G Menzies

MENZIES: THE FORGOTTEN SPEECHES

EDITED BY DR DAVID FURSE-ROBERTS

Few politicians captivated an audience quite like Bob Menzies. His passion, intellect and humour speak as clearly from the printed page as when delivered from a platform. Yet remarkably, his many …

The Forgotten People - R G Menzies (75th Anniversary Edition)

The Forgotten People - R G Menzies (75th Anniversary Edition)

Who were the people on whom the nation’s future would depend? Not the rich,  the powerful or unionised labour. They were ‘the great sober and dynamic middle class - the strivers, the planners, the ambitious ones.’ These were Menzies’ Forgotten People.

THE FORGOTTEN PEOPLE

BY RT HON R G MENZIES

75th Anniversary Edition - First Published in 1943

Published by Jeparit Press: An imprint of Connor Court Publishing in association with the Menzies …

Papers and other publications

Gonski revisited: Making the education dollar work harder for our kids

Gonski revisited: Making the education dollar work harder for our kids

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The latest paper by the Menzies Research Centre, Gonski revisited: Making the education dollar work harder for our kids, argues that the billions of taxpayers dollars spent on schools since the original 2012 Gonski Review would have been better targeted at improving teaching standards and directly assisting disadvantaged families.

Reducing the argument simply to a question of money delayed the opportunity to examine other ways …

Gender and politics report: 2017 Update

Gender and politics report: 2017 Update

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Gender and politics: 2017 Update  is an update to the original Gender and Politics report released in 2015.

It attempts to provide empirical evidence of the extent and nature of the gender imbalance in politics, discuss its consequences and construct an intellectual and philosophical framework to address the disparity based on Liberal principles.

This paper draws from the Menzies Research Centre's Gender …

Oceans of Opportunity: How labour mobility can help Australia and its neighbours

Oceans of Opportunity: How labour mobility can help Australia and its neighbours

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Oceans of Opportunity: How labour mobility can help Australia and its neighbours examines ways of freeing up the Pacific labour market in a way that would be of great benefit to Australia and our Pacific neighbours.

The Menzies Research Centre was delighted to have the Hon Julie Bishop MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs, launch the report at Parliament House, Canberra on 1 March 2017. Click here to …

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