Sinclair Davidson


Intelligence squared debates: coal-fired power will soon be obsolete

Climate change is intensifying, but along with the repeal of the carbon tax, the price of coal has dropped – making it more appealing as an energy source. What lies ahead … for Australia and the world? The Australian economy is largely propped up by...
Conference paper

Children overboard, the economy and the 2001 federal election

In an increasingly globalised community it is becoming more difficult for governments to have large influence over, particularly, economic outcomes. To the extent that economic outcomes influence voting behaviour this has obvious electoral and political implications. Moreover, even if electoral outcomes are linked to issues...