One part of ASSA’s advocacy effort involves contribution to government inquiries. The Policy and Advocacy Committee monitors various inquiries and calls for submission, and in consultation with its fellowship, contributes where it believes it can add a meaningful voice and advance the standing of the social sciences. Working groups of fellows and contributors develop submissions, which are submitted to the inquiries, and uploaded to the ASSA website.
Below are ASSA’s recent submissions:
We encourage our fellows to recommend government inquiries to ASSA. Please contact Dylan Clements (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you believe the Academy should make a submission to a particular inquiry: