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Vol. 11 No. 1 (Autumn, 1995)

Vol. 11 No. 1 (Autumn, 1995)
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FEATURE: Wanted! Miore Australian Entrepreneurs

Can the Australian Government promote the emergence of entrepreneurs?

FEATURE: The Myth of Asia's Miracle

Asia’s economic growth cannot be sustained.

FEATURE: The Ethics and Politics of Environmentalist Deception
Barry Maley

The extinction ‘crisis’ as a case study in environmentalist exaggeration.

FEATURE: Conservative Without A Cause?

Andrew Norton talks with Peter Coleman, a longtime observer of and participant in Australian intellectual, cultural and political life.

COMMENT: Sexual Harassment and HMAS Swan: A Case History

Sexual harrassment laws and regulations in the Australian Defence Force.

COMMENT: Privatisation Experience: The Czech Case
Vaclav Klaus

The systematic transformation of the Czech Republic in the post-communist world.

FEATURE: Electronic Payments Systems And Their Economic Implications
Ian Harper

Smart Cards undermine central bank currency monopolies.

FEATURE: Australian Parliamentary Democracy: One Cheer for The Status Quo
Geoffrey Brennan

Electoral competition, not parliamentary procedure, is central to the democratic process.

FEATURE: The Myth of Asia's Miracle: A Comment on Krugman
Helen Hughes

A response to Krugman.

FEATURE: Chariot Wheels & Section 90

A case for giving sales tax powers back to the states.

POLICY CORRESPONDENCE: Letter to the Editor

Letter to the editor regarding Steve Dodds’ article on Green Economics: Its Errors and Insights.

BOOK REVIEW: Chasing the Future: Recession, Recovery, and the New Politics in Australia
Stephen Kirchner

Chasing the Future: Recession, Recovery, and the New Politics in Australia by Laura Tingle (William Heinemann Australia, 1994.)

BOOK REVIEW: Conditions of Liberty: Civil Society and Its Rivals

Conditions of Liberty: Civil Society and Its Rivals by Ernest Gellner (Hamish Hamilton, 1994.)

BOOK REVIEW: International Capital Mobility and External Account Determination

International Capital Mobility and External Account Determination by A. J. Makin (Macmillan, 1994.)

BOOK REVIEW: Cricket versus Republicanism and Other Essays

Cricket versus Republicanism and Other Essays by David Stove (Quakers Hill Press, 1995.)

BOOK REVIEW: Liberalism in Australia

The Heart of Liberalism edited by Ken Aldred, Kevin Andrew and Paul Filing (The Albury Papers, 1994.) For Better or For Worse: The Federal Coalition edited by Brian Costar (Melbourne University Press, 1994.) Menzies’ Child: The Liberal Party of Australia 1944-1994 by Gerard Henderson (Allen & Unwin, 1994.) The Liberals by Dean Jaensch (Allen & Unwin, 1994. Is the Party Over? The Future of the Liberals by Christopher Puplick (Text Publishing, 1994.) The Liberals (The TV Series) by Bruce Belsham and Tim Clark (ABC Television Documentaries, 1994.)

BOOK REVIEW: The Index of Economic Freedom

The Index of Economic Freedom by Bryan T. Johnson and Thomas P. Sheehy (Heritage Foundation, 1995.)

BOOK REVIEW: The Business of Ecology: Australian Organisations Tackling Environmental Issues

The Business of Ecology: Australian Organisations Tackling Environmental Issues edited by Leigh Cato (Allen & Unwin, 1995.)

RAFE'S ROUND-UP: Autumn 1995

Rafe’s Round-Up for POLICY Magazine issue Autumn 1995.

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