Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research
Celebrating 60 years of research
We are Australia’s pre-eminent economic and social policy research centre. For 60 years our world-class economists have conducted rigorous, independent research and analysis, providing an evidence base for effective policy reform. We help to solve some of the most pressing and complex issues affecting ordinary Australians, striving to advance opportunity, equity and prosperity for our nation.
Read this article by Professor Guay Lim and Associate Professor Sam Tsiaplias from Melbourne Institute in Pursuit.
Authored by Professor Lisa Cameron, Dr Diana Contreras Suárez and Diahhadi Setyonaluri, our latest Research Insight uses data from an online survey to explore whether providing information on the extent of community support for working women in Indonesia can positively change husbands' and wives' attitudes.
The Inflation Gauge recorded higher prices for February, in addition to a rise in the cost of living.
New research explores how Australians have changed spending in times of high inflation, particularly focusing on those under financial pressure.