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Australian economy in the twentieth century

Bruce Knapman

Australian economy in the twentieth century

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Published by Institut für Weltwirtschaft und Internationales Management, Universität Bremen, Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaft in Bremen .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Australia -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAustralian economy in the 20th century
      StatementBruce Knapman, John Quiggin.
      SeriesBerichte aus dem Weltwirtschaftlichen Colloquium der Universität Bremen,, Nr. 52
      ContributionsQuiggin, John., Universität Bremen. Institut für Weltwirtschaft und Internationales Management.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC605 .K57 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination34 p. :
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL480629M
      LC Control Number98207659
      OCLC/WorldCa38173617

      “Protection in Australia has been more than a policy: it has been a faith and dogma. Its critics, during the second decade of the twentieth century, dwindled into a despised and detested sect suspected of nursing an anti-national heresy.” The policies that formed the Australian Settlement resulted in a closed and inward-looking : Andrew Pickford.   Australian economics in the twentieth century Moreover, there has been contemporary debate among Australian economists about how far one should uphold the primacy of the market. Fred Argy () labels the dispute over economic rationalism as one between the hard liberals or libertarians and progressive liberals like himself. This page indexes the individual Australian year pages. It only references years commencing with the European colinisation of the country.


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