Tony Abbott


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  • Helen Hughes: A Tribute 27 August 2014 | PF26
    CIS Senior Fellow Professor Helen Hughes AO passed away on 15 June 2013 after a lifetime dedicated to working passionately and always fiercely on behalf of the poor and the powerless. Helen was a distinguished economist with a particular focus…...
    CIS Senior Fellow Professor Helen Hughes AO passed away on 15 June 2013 after a lifetime dedicated to working passionately and always fiercely on behalf of the poor and the powerless. Helen was a distinguished economist with a particular focus…
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Publications

  • SPECIAL FEATURE: Against the Prodigal State 29 May 2001
    Governments need to be careful about being compassionate with other people's money when it comes to welfare spending, lest they demonstrate not civic virtue but moral vanity.
    Governments need to be careful about being compassionate with other people's money when it comes to welfare spending, lest they demonstrate not civic virtue but moral vanity.
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  • COMMENT: Renewing the Social Fabric: Mutual Obligation and Work for the Dole 29 May 2000
    Nearly everything the Coalition Government does is challenged on the suspicion that it is trying to reduce spending in order to give tax cuts to the rich. This is a travesty of its objectives and motives for which it is partly to blame.
    Nearly everything the Coalition Government does is challenged on the suspicion that it is trying to reduce spending in order to give tax cuts to the rich. This is a travesty of its objectives and motives for which it is partly to blame.
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