Melbourne Institute

The Melbourne Institute is Australia’s pre-eminent economic and social policy research centre. For 60 years world-class economists have conducted rigorous, independent research and analysis, providing an evidence base for effective policy reform.

It is renowned for the long-running Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey and Consumer Attitudes, Sentiments and Expectations in Australia (CASiE) Survey, and more recently Taking the Pulse of the Nation which provides timely insight into Australians' sentiments and behaviours related to current economic and social issues.

The Melbourne Institute analyses provide depth and rigour to help solve some of the most pressing and complex issues affecting ordinary Australians, striving to advance opportunity, equity and prosperity for our nation.

The Melbourne Institute is Australia’s pre-eminent economic and social policy research centre. For 60 years world-class economists have conducted rigorous, independent research and analysis, providing an evidence base for effective policy reform.

It is renowned for the long-running Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey and Consumer Attitudes, Sentiments and Expectations in Australia (CASiE) Survey, and more recently Taking the Pulse of the Nation which provides timely insight into Australians' sentiments and behaviours related to current economic and social issues.

The Melbourne Institute analyses provide depth and rigour to help solve some of the most pressing and complex issues affecting ordinary Australians, striving to advance opportunity, equity and prosperity for our nation.

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