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2016 US Presidential Election: A View from the Inside

Two experts of American politics – one from the Democratic Party, one from the Republican Party – look at the current and most recent presidential campaigns and explore how the "science" of campaigning often is overwhelmed by the "art" of politics.

Tuesday 3 May 2016 at The Whitlam Institute. Book your ticket at Eventbrite.


2016 Post-Budget Address from the Hon Tanya Plibersek

For better or worse the Budget has evolved into a piece of political theatre that takes centre stage in May each year. The Whitlam Institute has invited the Hon Tanya Plibersek to offer the Opposition's perspective on the substantive issues of policy in response to the 2016 Government Budget.

Wednesday 18 May 2016 at The Whitlam Institute. Book your ticket at Eventbrite.


Public Conversation: Economics Imperialism

Is the economy the 'foundation of everything' in public discourse? Join us in conversation with visiting US scholar Dr Edward Nik-Khah and Professor Anna Yeatman, discussing 'economics imperialism' from its roots in neoliberalism through to its contemporary implications.
Tuesday 31 May 2016 at Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Sydney. Book your ticket at Eventbrite.