What is The state of the states?

The state of the states was an annual Evatt report published for 14 years ... read more: 

In this project, Evatt aimed to measure the performance of each state government and draw attention to policies at the sub-national level. The series was concluded in 2007 because the main objectives have been met: the international financial credit rating agencies have been discredited worldwide, and these days no Australian government would consider running for re-election without presenting polices that address the triple-bottom-line of social, economic and environmental objectives.

The back issues are still useful, partly as reference material but also because there are many policy essays on particular issues and areas that remain overlooked in public debate.

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