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.
Areas of focus
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2020): Professor A. Abigail Payne (Director)
Leader gender: Female