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George Megalogenis on Conversations with Richard Fidler

George Megalogenis on Conversations with Richard Fidler

George Megalogenis joined Richard Fidler for Conversations on ABC Radio National to discuss his current Quarterly Essay, Exit Strategy: Politics After the Pandemic.

While Scott Morrison's economic response to the pandemic was initially fast and flexible, it remains to be seen whether his government fully comprehends the changed landscape of the post-COVID world. Megalogenis outlines the weaknesses in Australia's privatised economic model and compares it with the response in the United States and Britain where government now plays a much more active role.

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We Need to Talk About New Zealand

We Need to Talk About New Zealand

The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull, 29th Prime Minister of Australia, and Quarterly Essayist Laura Tingle debate the sliding door moments for Australia and New Zealand in light of the urgent challenges ahead. From China to climate change, from terrorism to the free market, and from Indigenous representation to democratic institutions, our close Kiwi cousins have done things very differently from us.

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