Contributors – The Centre for Independent Studies

Geoff Hogbin


Featured Publication

  • Free to Shop 18 May 1983 | PM 4
    Shopping hours and standards in Australia are far behind those of other countries. The trend of Governments in other countries has been to deregulate trading hours, not to control them further as in Australia."There must be widespread awareness that trading…...
    Shopping hours and standards in Australia are far behind those of other countries. The trend of Governments in other countries has been to deregulate trading hours, not to control them further as in Australia."There must be widespread awareness that trading…
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Media & Commentary

  • More Stimulating than a Big Bang 20 March 2009
    It’s not rocket science. If you tax employment you can expect to get less of it—especially when unemployment is high.  So instead of trying to prop up employment by roundabout routes, such as long term infrastructure projects, or by giving…
    It’s not rocket science. If you tax employment you can expect to get less of it—especially when unemployment is high.  So instead of trying to prop up employment by roundabout routes, such as long term infrastructure projects, or by giving…
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  • Moving on through Hayek 23 August 2008 | The Weekend Australian
    In a speech delivered to the Centre for Independent Studies’ annual conference Consilium in early August, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd took free-market economics to task by claiming that the ideas of one of its leading twentieth-century proponents, Friedrich von Hayek,…
    In a speech delivered to the Centre for Independent Studies’ annual conference Consilium in early August, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd took free-market economics to task by claiming that the ideas of one of its leading twentieth-century proponents, Friedrich von Hayek,…
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Publications

  • OBITUARY: Ross McDonald Parish 29 May 2001
    Ross Parish specialised in agricultural economics, but he also made valuable contributions to many other areas such as trade, the environment and education.
    Ross Parish specialised in agricultural economics, but he also made valuable contributions to many other areas such as trade, the environment and education.
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  • FEATURE: Global Warming 29 May 1998
    The Mother of all environmental scares.
    The Mother of all environmental scares.
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