News and Opinion

June 25, 2020

Consumers and COVID-19: from crisis to recovery

Consumers and COVID-19: from crisis to recovery The Consumer Policy Research (CPRC) team today launches our latest report Consumers and COVID-19: from… Read More ▸

May 7, 2020

Energy Simplified webinar coming up on 20 May!

Are you worried about your energy bills? Understand what help is available and take back control of your energy bill… Read More ▸

May 4, 2020

Improving consumer decision-making about retirement housing

To inform our submission to the Victorian Government’s review of the Retirement Villages Act 1986, CPRC co-funded the University of… Read More ▸

May 1, 2020

CPRC 2020 Reference Group appointed

A warm welcome to our new Reference Group for 2020: Delia Rickard (ACCC), Prof Allan Fels AO (University of Melbourne),… Read More ▸

April 28, 2020

Introducing our new data and technology lead, Andrew Thomsen

What attracted me to this role at CPRC?   Data practices, technology and digital markets are evolving rapidly. This presents consumer… Read More ▸

April 22, 2020

CEO Update re. COVID-19

A message from Lauren Solomon It’s hard to believe we’re now four months into the year. The 2020 we all… Read More ▸

February 26, 2020

Exploring regulatory approaches to consumer vulnerability: A CPRC report for the AER

Ensuring that consumers experiencing vulnerability are helped not hindered by business practice, policy and regulation is a long-standing challenge for… Read More ▸

January 30, 2020

Older Australians left abandoned and confused by home care system

Consumer research centre releases latest report – Choosing care: the difficulties of navigating home care The report from Consumer Policy… Read More ▸