On reading Mark McKenna’s biography of Manning Clark

Manning Clark went on a grand quest, writes Nicholas Gruen. But perhaps it was the journey rather than the arrival that mattered

25 Aug 11 | Comments (2)

Paying for Australia’s infrastructure deficit

Public–private partnerships have turned out to be an expensive way of plugging infrastructure gaps, writes Nicholas Gruen. The evidence shows that governments need to get back into the investment business

23 Nov 10 | Comments (3)