TITLE

Electioneering a recovery

AUTHOR(S)
Dusevic, Tom
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);9/14/1998, Issue 37, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how elections in Australia benefit the economy. Election on October 3, 1998; Expense of elections; Elections operating as democratic make-work schemes; Australian economy in the last three elections; Whiff of frugality in the current election campaign.
ACCESSION #
1071791

 

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