Author Archives: Percy Allan

Percy Allan

About Percy Allan

is a public policy economist who served as NSW Treasury Secretary and chairman of the NSW Treasury Corporation.

Review: TOAST – the new Australian primer on climate change

Toast describes the huge threat climate change poses to the world and to Australia in particular. It explains why this is so difficult to perceive. It sets out evidence that the climate scientists, not the denialists, are right.

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How to avoid a September cliff edge (AFR 29.6.20)

Bond sales to the Reserve Bank would allow stimulus to continue without busting the budget or raising taxes.

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