IPA Review- August 2012

IPA Review- August 2012
Editorial - James Paterson

In Defence Of Ideology

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John Roskam

Real Conservatives

This article from the August 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Executive Director of the IPA, John Roskam. This is a marvellous book. It has many things to recommend it. A list of the book’s many merits would go something like this (in order of importance): it’s interesting; it’s opinionated; it’s extremely readable; it explains why John Major
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Kyle Kutasi

Greed and Politics

This article from the August 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Perth-based writer, Kyle Kutasi. Wall Street is better known for a different quote, yet this line would be a perfect epithet for the life and times of Jack Abramoff, the K Street lobbyist who went to prison in 2006 for fraud and conspiracy to corrupt a number
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James Bolt

Conventional Wisdom

This article from the August 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Researcher with the IPA, James Bolt. With the federal government finally forecasting Australia’s first surplus since the global financial crisis (GFC) hit, it is interesting to look back at how we came out of the catastrophe relatively strongly. While Wayne Swan’s surplus may rely on some dubious
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Tim Wilson

Class in America

This article from the August 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Director of Climate Policy and the Free Trade and Intellectual Property units at the IPA, Tim Wilson. One of the great strengths of American society has been its social mobility. But according to the American Enterprise Institute’s Charles Murray, that social mobility and the connection between average
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