October 1, 2019
In conversation with Allan Fels about his new book Tough Customer - chasing a better deal for battlers.
You can learn more about Allan's book here.
August 23, 2019
"Australia Disconnected - and Reconnected" - Address to the Power to the People Conference, Canberra 16 August 2019.
August 23, 2019
As part of ANU's Authors In Conversation series, I spoke with Adele Ferguson about Banking Bad, her account of corporate cover-ups, whistleblowers and how she broke the stories that led to the Banking Royal Commission.
July 2, 2019
Ten Ideas for Reducing Inequality - inequality won't fix itself. If we want a fair society with equal opportunity for everyone, we need to make public policy choices accordingly. Here are ten places we could start.
June 27, 2019
In conversation with Peter Lewis about his new book Webtopia: The Worldwide Wreck of Tech and How to Make the Net Work.
You can learn more about Peter's book here.
June 18, 2019
Small-L Liberalism and the Labor Tradition
Keynote Address - Second Annual History and the Hill Conference - Australian Policy and History
May 22, 2019
Launching John Quiggin's 'Economics in Two Lessons'.
Because one-lesson economics only tells half the story.
For more information on John's book - Economics in Two Lessons - Why Markets Work So Well, and Why They Can Fail So Badly - click here.
April 18, 2019
Announcing Labor's Tax Inspectors without Borders policy, I spoke at the ANU Devpolicy Centre about how tax havens hurt other developing countries, and what we can do about it.
April 17, 2019
As a part of Per Capita's reform series, and on the first day of the federal Election campaign, I set out Labor's centrist economic agenda for fairness and opportunity.
April 12, 2019
As a part of the ANU 'Meet the Author' series, i was In Conversation with Rebecca Huntley about polling, focus groups and the character of Australian democracy.
Rebecca's Quarterly Essay, Australia Fair, is out now.