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  • Recent Publication

    Towards a more competitive Medicare: The case for deregulating medical fees and co-payments in Australia David Gadiel

    It is paradoxical that the federal government sets a ‘Schedule Fee’ for Medicare services, when it has no ability to control fees. The reality is that the Medicare Schedule Fee is a misnomer, because it is no more than a ‘benefit’ for medical services.

  • Recent Publication

    What are We Fighting For? Islamism and the Threat to Liberal Ideas David Kilcullen

    Counterinsurgency expert and military strategist Dr David Kilcullen delivered The Centre for Independent Studies’ 2014 John Bonython Lecture with a crucial and fascinating exploration of recurring Occidentalism, why Western values are anathema to Islamists, and why we must take decisive action now to counter the Jihadist ideology that is spreading around the world.

  • Upcoming Event

    The rise of China’s imperial president Professor Kerry Brown, Peter Cai, and Dr Benjamin Herscovitch

    This event will explore the likely trajectory of a presidency that is set to shape not just China but the entire world.

  • Upcoming Event

    The Competition Policy Review Ian Harper

    According to the Competition Policy Review panel, reinvigorating Australia’s competition policy is essential to help meet the economic challenges and opportunities we face now and into the future.

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

The CIS is looking for a passionate, likeminded person to join the CIS team.

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Student Conference Program

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN FOR 2015

 

8 - 10 MAY SYDNEY

17 -19 JULY PERTH