Director, Housing Centre
Matt has worked in policy development, research, and project management for 20 years.
Prior to joining Per Capita he was an international officer at the Australian Council of Trade Unions. He has also worked at Islamic Relief International, Tufts University, Builders and Woodworkers International, and the Central European University. Internationally, he has conducted research, and managed disaster relief and social development projects in the UK, Eastern Europe, Russia, Central America, East Africa, Papua New Guinea and South Asia.
Matt holds an MPhil in Political Economy from Central European University, and an MSc in International Relations and Development from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.
His current research interests include housing affordability, labour markets, the cost of living, taxation, and fiscal policy.
Matt is passionate about economic and social justice, and believes that ambitious and equitable housing policy reforms can underpin a fairer and more prosperous Australia.