Andrew Leigh MP: Speeches & Conversations
In conversation with Allan Fels about his new book Tough Customer - chasing a better deal for battlers

In conversation with Allan Fels about his new book Tough Customer - chasing a better deal for battlers

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.

“Australia Disconnected - and Reconnected”: Address to the Power to the People Conference, Canberra 16 August 2019

“Australia Disconnected - and Reconnected”: Address to the Power to the People Conference, Canberra 16 August 2019

August 23, 2019

"Australia Disconnected - and Reconnected" - Address to the Power to the People Conference, Canberra 16 August 2019.

In Conversation with Adele Ferguson on Banking Bad

In Conversation with Adele Ferguson on Banking Bad

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.

Ten Ideas for Reducing Inequality

Ten Ideas for Reducing Inequality

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. 

In conversation with Peter Lewis about his new book Webtopia: The Worldwide Wreck of Tech and How to Make the Net Work

In conversation with Peter Lewis about his new book Webtopia: The Worldwide Wreck of Tech and How to Make the Net Work

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.

 

Small-L Liberalism and the Labor Tradition - Melbourne, 13 June 2019

Small-L Liberalism and the Labor Tradition - Melbourne, 13 June 2019

June 18, 2019

Small-L Liberalism and the Labor Tradition

Keynote Address - Second Annual History and the Hill Conference - Australian Policy and History

 

Launching John Quiggin’s ‘Economics in Two Lessons’ - Canberra

Launching John Quiggin’s ‘Economics in Two Lessons’ - Canberra

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.

Tax Pirates and Tax Fairness - Devpolicy Centre, Canberra, 12 April 2019

Tax Pirates and Tax Fairness - Devpolicy Centre, Canberra, 12 April 2019

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.

Labor’s Centrist Economic Agenda - Per Capita Reform Series, Melbourne, 11 April 2019

Labor’s Centrist Economic Agenda - Per Capita Reform Series, Melbourne, 11 April 2019

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.

Australia Fair - Rebecca Huntley in conversation with Andrew Leigh, 9 April 2019

Australia Fair - Rebecca Huntley in conversation with Andrew Leigh, 9 April 2019

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.