Think tank

Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research

Melbourne, Australia

The Melbourne Institute’s research provides a nuanced understanding of the complex social and economic issues affecting contemporary Australia. We focus on interconnected concerns related to equity in economic and social wellbeing. By evaluating and informing the design of efficient and appropriate policies, we work to reduce socio-economic disadvantage and promote economic independence for more Australians.

Contact details

Website:
https://melbourneinstitute.unimelb.edu.au/home

Address:
Level 5, Faculty Of Business And Economics Building 111 Barry Street, Melbourne VIC 3010, Australia

Country:
Australia

Sub-region:
Australia and New Zealand

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Australia
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1962
Age (years)
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research
59 
Australia average
 31
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Professor A. Abigail Payne (Director)
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Professor A. Abigail Payne (Director)
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research
 66
Australia average
 28
Global average
 75
2020
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research
 66
% Female staff
2021
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research
 0%
Australia average
 0%
Global average
 0%
2020
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research
 45%
% Female researchers
2021
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research
 35%
Australia average
 27%
Global average
 15%
2020
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research
 35%

Social

Likes (2021)
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research
 462,159
Australia average
 29,466
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research
 442,267
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economics and Social Research
 2,547
Australia average
 8,581
Global average
 18,358

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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