Outsourcing Insiders

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Renegade Economists Show 525 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Michael Tull (CPSU) discusses the first ever national audit of consultancy fees. Whilst we continually hear of budget cutbacks in order to achieve surplus, the insiders are making a surplus of their very own. Tune in to this rocky … Read More

What’s Next – Privatising the Shade?

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Renegade Economists Show 524 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes With the summer heatwave hitting, Karl looks into the shortcomings of economic theory allowing insiders to make easy profits and pollute at will. We used to laugh at paying for oxygen but they now do so willingly in Asia. … Read More

Trickled On Times to Cease

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Renegade Economists Show 514 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Bryan Kavanagh discusses the failure that is neo-classical economics with the statement “We’ve seen that being ‘trickled on’ doesn’t work”. We discuss this in light of another surprising election result with Jacinda Ardern in NZ (apologies kiwis for my … Read More

Bioprospecting the Future

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Renegade Economists Show 413 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the free weekly podcast. Bioprospecting the future by Renegade Economists on Mixcloud Show Notes Bioprospecting our future: Prof Natalie Stoianoff (UTS, Professor in the Faculty of Law at the University of Technology, Sydney, and the Director of the Intellectual Property Program) discusses the legal … Read More

Global Fossil Divestments

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Renegade Economists Show 380 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the free weekly podcast. Show Notes The Global Divestment Movement: Zac Hatfield Dodds from Fossil Free ANU discusses the divestment movement at ANU and why it is so crucial to humanity’s survival. Global Fossil Divestments by Renegadeeconomists on Mixcloud Related Links The Climate Fund … Read More