Society & Politics

Trust in government key to Australia's big build

The overwhelming majority of Australians say investment in infrastructure is the key to driving Australia’s COVID-19 pandemic recovery, according to research by The Australian National University (ANU).This post was originally published on this site

Society & Politics

Polarized speech: A function of self-persuasion

A new study finds competitive debaters, randomly assigned a position, persuade themselves to the superiority of their side, even if it falls contrary to their own personal beliefs. This suggests self-persuasion is a significant and […]

Society & Politics

Legal indifference to refugees

A new analysis of the prosecutions of refugees and asylum-seekers in the UK suggests that there are three main reasons why they do not fare well. Work published in the International Journal of Migration and […]