Refereed Conference Proceedings
2012 ‘Court politics in a federal polity’ (with R.A.W. Rhodes). Paper to the Australasian Political Studies Association Annual Conference, University of Tasmania, Hobart, 24-26 September.
2011 ‘Revisiting Routines and Risk Analysis: What Capacity do Government have for Coordinating Risk Identification, Communication and Management Across the Policy Making Chain?’ (with Catherine Althaus-Kaefer). Presentation at the XV IRSPM Conference: Value, Innovation and Partnership, Dublin, 11th – 13 April 2011.
2010 ‘Weathering the Global Financial Crisis: Reflections on the Capacity of the Institutions of Australian Governance.’ Presentation at the American Political Science Association Annual National Conference, Washington DC, September 2. Available at: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1665974
2005 ‘Working with the stock we have: the evolving role of Queensland’s Implementation Unit’ Paper presented at International Comparative Policy Analysis Forum Network Conference, Vancouver, 3-4 October.
2005 ‘Minding the minders: addressing the problems of ministerial staff’. Paper presented at the Australasian Political Studies Association (APSA) Conference, Dunedin, 28-30 September.
2001 Sources Close to the Prime Minister: Advisory Arrangements Under John Howard. Proceedings of the 43rd Australasian Political Studies Association (APSA) Conference, Brisbane, 24-26 September.
2000 Problem or solution? The role of ministerial staff. Proceedings of the 42nd Australasian Political Studies Association (APSA) Conference, Canberra.