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February 21, 2018 - 12:39 -- Admin

I have a piece in Crikey (possibly paywalled) looking at the gyrations of our political leaders on climate policy in general and Adani in particular. I suppose what matters is that you end up facing the right way: on this test, Shorten does reasonably, Turnbull fails miserably and Abbott is laughable.

Economics in Two Lessons

February 16, 2018 - 09:32 -- Admin

I’ve finally committed to delivering a manuscript of my long-overdue book Economics in Two Lessons. As part of the process, I’m going to post the chapters, one at a time, and ask for comments, criticism, encouragement and so on. To begin at the beginning, here’s the Introduction.


February 12, 2018 - 08:15 -- Admin

A new sandpit for long side discussions, conspiracy theories, idees fixes and so on.