Date created: 19 April 1999
Last modified: 6 March 2003
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John Quiggin

Review articles by John Quiggin

  • A curious consensus: Review of Lomborg Global Crises, Global SolutionsAustralian Financial Review,21 January 2005.
  • Globalisation and other shibboleths Review of Doug Henwood After the New EconomyAustralian Financial Review,5 November 2004.
  • How democracies get out of bad wars. Review of Gil Merom's How Democracies Lose Small Wars, Cambridge University Press. Australian Financial Review ,18 June.
  • Quiggin, John (2003), Review, Mickelthwait, John and Wooldridge, Adrian (2003) The Company: A Short History of a Revolutionary Idea, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, London pp x +214, Australian Financial Review, 31 December.

    Quiggin, John (2003), 'Managing the risky business of life, Review of Robert Shiller's The New Financial Order: Risk in the 21st Century ', Australian Financial Review, 13 June.

    Quiggin, J. (2003), 'Trading blows in the evolutionary war: Review of Steven Pinker's The Blank Slate: The Modern Denial of Human Nature. ', Australian Financial Review, 24–27 January.

    Quiggin, J. (2002), 'John Quiggin on progressive reform: review of Boris Frankel's When the Boat Comes in, Pluto Press, 2002', 60(August–September), 47–49.

    Quiggin, J. (2002), 'Myths of the Market; Review of: Thomas Frank, One Market Under God, Sydney, Vintage, 2001 & William Baumol, The Free-Market Innovation Machine: Analyzing the Growth Miracle of Capitalism, Princeton, Princeton University Press, 2002 ', The Drawing Board (Digest) ,.

    Quiggin, J. (2002), 'Economics of the Dark Side: Review of Jack Hirshleifer, The Dark Side of the Force: Economic Foundations of Conflict Theory, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2001', The Drawing Board (Digest),.

    Quiggin, J. (2002), A rough ride to freedom for information. Review of The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World, by Lawrence Lessig, Random House (US), Australian Financial Review, 8 November

    Quiggin, J. (2002), 'Review of Refashioning the Rag Trade: Internationalising Australia's Textiles, Clothing and Footwear Industries by Michael Webber and Sally Weller, UNSW Press, 2001', 21(1), 56–7.

    Quiggin, J. (2002), 'Review of Debunking Economics: The Naked Emperor of he Social Sciences by Steve Kenn, Pluto Press, 2001', Economic Record 78(241), 245-6

    Quiggin, John (2002), 'Review of At the Crossroads - three essays by Jane Kelsey, New Zealand Economic Papers.

    Quiggin, J. (2002). The misadventures of reckless minds, Australian Financial Review, 5 July. Review of Mark Lilla, The Reckless Mind: Intellectuals in Politics, New York Review of Books 2001,; Christopher Hitchens, Letters to a Young Contrarian, Basic Books 2001,;Christopher Hitchens, Unacknowledged Legislators: Writers in the Public Sphere, Verso 2000x

    Quiggin, J. (2002), 'Thinking their way to the top: on the alleged decline of public intellectuals', Australian Financial Review, 10 May, Review of Public Intellectuals: A Study of Decline, by Richard Posner.

    Quiggin, John (2001), 'The state of welfare at home and abroad: Review of Ehrenreich, B, Nickel and Dimed and Goodin, R. et al The Real Worlds of Welfare Capitalism', Australian Financial Review (09.14), 14 September.

    Quiggin, John (2001), 'Kids Money: Review of Smith D. (ed.) Indigenous Families and the Welfare System: Two Community Case Studies†, ', 8(3), 263–65.

    Quiggin, J.(2001)Review of Thomas Frank's 'One Market Under God', Secker & Warburg.,,BOSS (Financial Review) 2(3),p. 64

    Quiggin, J. (2001), 'The economic rationalists strike out', Australian Financial Review, 6 April. Review of, Building Prosperity: Australia's Future as a Global Player by Wolfgang Kasper (2000) and Exasperating Calculators: The Rage over Economic Rationalism and the Campaign against Australian Economists by William Coleman and Alf Hagger (2001).

    Quiggin, J. (2000), Taking stock of irrational exuberance, Australian Financial Review, 1 September, Review of Dow 36000 by Glassman and Hassett and rrational exuberance by Shiller.

    Quiggin, J., (2000) Review of Productivity Commission (1999) Australia's Gambling Industries, Agenda, 7(2)(167–70.

    Quiggin, J., (2000) Review of Labor without class by Thompson, Andrew, Australian Options,

    Quiggin, J., (1999) Review of Schmidt, Ulrich, Axiomatic Utility Theory under Risk: Non-Archimedean representations and applications to insurance economics, Springer-Verlag

    Quiggin, J., (1999)Review Article surveying Alvin Toffler, Future Shock , Alvin Toffler &Heidi Toffler Creating a New Civilization: The Politics of the Third Wave, Hans-Peter Martin and Harald Schumann Global Trap , Thomas Friedman, The Lexus and the Olive Tree:Understanding Globalization.

    Quiggin, J., (1999), Challenging orthodoxy in the battle for sustained growth.Australian Financial Review 16 April(04.16), pp. 6–7 (Review of Peter Brain (1999), Beyond Meltdown: The Global Battle for Sustained Growth, Scribe Publications, Melbourne.)

    Quiggin, J., (1998) Review of Mathews and Grewal The Public Sector in Jeopardy: Australian Fiscal Federalism from Whitlam to Keating', Economic and Labour Relations Review 9(2),310-4

    Quiggin, J. (1997), 'Review of Kevin Davis and Ian Harper (eds), Privatisation: the financial implications, Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1993', Canberra Bulletin of Public Administration 83(February), 109–11.

    Quiggin, J. (1997), Review of, Risk Management Strategies in Agriculture: State of the Art and Future Perspectives, edited by R.B.M. Huirne, J.B. Hardaker and A.A. Dijkhuizen

    Quiggin, J. (1993),Review of, Living Decently: Material Wellbeing in Australia, Peter Travers & Sue Richardson


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