Kevin Andrews

Joseph Lyons and the Management of Debt

2017-09-19T11:42:21+10:00Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Three figures emerged from the fracas in Australia brought on by the stock market crash of 1929 and the Depression which followed. These political players were the federal treasurer “Red Ted” Theodore, Joseph Lyons and Jack Lang. Joseph Lyons, a former Labor premier of Tasmania was made acting treasurer in the Scullin Labor government in [...]

“Red” Ted Theodore and Joseph Lyons – Money, Men and Depression

2019-06-14T12:35:39+10:00Categories: Function|Tags: , , , |

Speaker(s):  THE HON KEVIN ANDREWS (Member for Menzies & author of Joseph Lyons and the management of adversity) & DAVID MOORE (author of The Curse of Mungana)  Date: 2017-07-31 Venue: The Sydney Institute, Level 40, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney Time: 5.30 for 6pm Book from:  17 July 2017

One Stop Shop: The Abbott Government’s McClure Report & Its Consequences

2017-05-10T10:32:28+10:00Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

In December 2013, the Hon Kevin Andrews, Minister for Social Services, announced that Patrick McClure would chair a Reference Group on Welfare Reform. Handed to the Minister in June 2014, the McClure Interim Report recommended sweeping changes to the system of welfare payments made by the federal government. As Kevin Andrews explains it, “The Interim [...]

One Stop Shop: The Abbott Government’s McClure Report & Its Consequences

2019-01-02T12:54:05+11:00Categories: Function|Tags: , , |

Speaker(s): Kevin Andrews Date: 2014-06-30 Venue: Allens, Level 28 Deutsche Bank Place, 126 Phillip Street (Cnr Hunter & Phillip Sts) Sydney Time: 5.30 for 6pm