Can We Make Our Voting System Better?
The Australian way of doing elections is really quite unique. Most of us know that Australia is one of only a few countries where voting is mandatory. We vote on a Saturday, and when we do, we cast our votes, in private, inside a booth, using a secret ballot.
- Rebecca Huntley’s Quarterly Essay– Australia Fair, is available online and in all good bookstores.
- You can find more information on Jingjing’s research on the UTS Business School website.
- For official election information, visit the Australian Electoral Commission’s website
Music: Gunnar Johnsen, Fabien Tell, Dew Of Light, Peter Sandberg, Flouw, Rand Aldo and Mo Stacks
Photo: Cole Benetts