The Politics of Paralysis: Australian style

3 February 2017

Published in John Menadue — Pearls and Irritations

It is hard not to conclude that our major parties have been the primary stumbling block. They seem singularly ill equipped to envisage, let alone manage, the institutional changes called for by a globalising and increasingly interdependent world.

If innovation holds the key to the future, we would do well to look elsewhere for leadership or inspiration.