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Vol. 12 No. 1 (Autumn, 1996)

Vol. 12 No. 1 (Autumn, 1996)
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FEATURE: Singapore and 'Asian Values'

The price of Asian authoritarianism.

BOOK REVIEW: Values and the Social Order, Volume 2: Society and Order
Wolfgang Kasper

Values and the Social Order, Volume 2: Society and Order edited by Gerard Radnitzky and Hard Bouillon (Avebury Publications, 1995.)

FEATURE: Barriers To Australian Mineral Exports
Helen Cabalu

Microeconomic reform is needed for the mining industry.

FEATURE: Nationality, Utility, Liberty

Andrew Norton talks to Greg Melleuish and Chandran Kukathas about the nature of Australian Liberalism and the challenges it faces.

BOOK REVIEW: Treaty Making and Australia: Globalisation versus Sovereignty
John Kidd

Treaty making and Australia: Globalisation versus Sovereignty edited by Philip Alston and Madelaine Chiam (The Federation Press, 1995.)

REVIEW ARTICLE: The Political Obsession Revisited: Eva Cox's Boyer Lectures
Michael Warby

A Truly Civil Society: 1995 Boyer Lectures Eva Cox (ABC Books, 1995.)

FEATURE: The Neoprotectionist Challenge for the WTO

Non-tariff obstacles to free trade.

FEATURE: The Unended Quest For Liberty: The Legacy Of Murray Rothbard
Norman Barry

The death of Murray Rothbard is a grievous blow to the libertarian and classical liberal movement.

BOOK REVIEW: Double Take: Six Incorrect Essays
William Goodsir-Cullen

Double Take: Six Incorrect Essays edited by Peter Coleman (Mandarin, 1996.)

FEATURE: The Strange Disappearance of Civic America
Robert D. Putnam

Why might social capital be declining?

BOOK REVIEW: Civilizing Cyberspace: Policy Power, and the Information Superhighway
Danny Yee

Civilizing Cyberspace: Policy Power, and the Information Superhighway by Steven E. Miller (Addison-Wesley/ACM Publishing, 1996.)

BOOK REVIEW: Capitalism: A Social Audit

Capitalism: A Social Audit by Peter Saunders (Open University Press, 1995.)

BOOK REVIEW: Tall Green Tales
Jason Soon

Tall Green Tales edited by Jeff Bennett (Institute of Public Affairs, 1995.)

BOOK REVIEW: The Political Economy of Public Administration
Glyn Davis

The Political Economy of Public Administration by Murray J. Horn (Cambridge University Press, 1995.)

RAFE'S ROUND-UP: Autumn 1996

Rafe’s Round-Up for POLICY Magazine Autumn 1996 issue.

SCHOOLS' BRIEF: Economic Growth

Macroeconomics is about the behaviour of the economy taken as a whole. The study of economic growth is an important part of the study of macroeconomics and is concerned with the causes of the expansion of national output and income over longer periods.

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