Public Sector Informant

Doomed push to the bush


This arbitrary, irrational, unproductive, decentralisation 'policy' should end now before its costly failure.

Getting around to it

The picturesque verandahs of country shopfronts were once a threatened species.

Managers are advised to be decisive. But, sometimes, the best thing to do is nothing.

Charging to the future

Driving on electricity is cheaper than petrol, particularly in the ACT.

Electric vehicles offer plenty of public benefits but, without coordinated policy and infrastructure, Australia will lag the world.