Discontents is authored by a freelance consultant, policy analyst, and PhD candidate at the Crawford School of Economics and Government, Australian National University.

The author has been researching on media, content, and ICT industries and policy for 10 years and has also worked for the Australian Government Department of Communications Information Technology and the Arts.

While the blog also features coverage of emerging issues in Europe and North America, it predominantly focuses on the Asia Pacific region.

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