Our Research

The Stretton Institute's policy research programs draw on expertise from across the University and addresses a wide range of issues important to South Australia, Australia and globally.

Agrifood Policy

The Agrifood Policy program seeks to explore pressing issues associated with the framing, formulation, implementation, and evaluation of policies in relation to food and agriculture.

Building a City for the Future

The Building a City for the Future Program will bring together thinkers, researchers and policymakers to understand what makes a city great.

Climate Change and Energy Transition

The Climate Change and Energy Transition program seeks to facilitate research on the development and implementation of future energy policies that supports a pathway to a low carbon economy.

Democracy, Security, Trust and Integrity

The Democracy, Security, Trust and Integrity program seeks to explore the conditions under which liberal democratic states can remain strong, stable and reliable settings for human flourishing.

Economic Productivity through Population

Research in the Economic Productivity through Population program emphasises connections between population and migration and economic outcomes.