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    There’s no vaccine against distrust

    An online form allowing the public to report lockdown breaches potentially undermines the trust we have in each other—unhelpful in even the most benign of situations, and downright dangerous right now, writes Professor Michael Macaulay.

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    Bringing out the best in the bureaucracy

    Heartless, inflexible, officious – three words that sum up many people’s experiences of dealing with big government-run departments. Could there be a better way? Emeritus Professor Bob Gregory and PhD candidate Kristen Maynard from Wellington School of Business and Government think so.