The IGPS makes expert public policy research accessible to the New Zealand public via regular debates, book launches, lectures and other events.

One of our charter objectives is to engage with the community through regular workshops and public seminars and presentations, so we can raise the quality of debate around important issues and encourage public participation in the policy making process.

  • Bank capital proposals and future financial crises

    How sound is the Reserve Bank's plan to reduce the risk of financial crises? Not very, argues banking consultant Ian Harrison.

    Venue: Old Government Building Lecture Theatre 1 (GBLT1)

  • Work Disability in Australia

    Have Australia's policy makers failed to address a major public health problem? Alex Collie of Monash University presents a recent disability study.

    Venue: Rutherford House Lecture Theatre 3 (RHLT3)