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Michael Keating. The role of government in policy renewal.

In thanking Ross Gittins for launching ‘Freedom, Opportunity and Security’, Mike Keating explains the reasons why he and I decided to launch this series, first online and now in a book. Mike Keating’s book launch notes follow. I will also be … Continue reading

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Ian McAuley and Miriam Lyons – Governomics.

Current Affairs Governomics Melbourne University Press have just published Governomics. The book is about the role of government and the importance of the public sector. The day after Governomics was launched Geraldine Doogue interviewed Miriam Lyons and Ian McAuley on the ABC Radio National … Continue reading

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Ian McAuley. Role of government

Fairness, Opportunity and Security Policy series edited by Michael Keating and John Menadue. Australia to the 1980s – Government at the commanding heights For almost 200 years, from 1788 to the early 1980s, governments held the commanding heights of the … Continue reading

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Michael Keating. The Role and Responsibilities of Government.

Fairness, Opportunity and Security Policy series edited by Michael Keating and John Menadue. Different possible conceptions of the responsibilities and roles of government are an important backdrop to the policies that will be examined later in this series of articles. … Continue reading

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John Menadue. Role of government . The importance of values.

Fairness, Opportunity and Security Policy series edited by Michael Keating and John Menadue. Good government must be based on some broadly shared values that inspire and enthuse us. We can accept that our leaders must make some compromises from time … Continue reading

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