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The good fight : six years, two prime ministers and staring down the Great Recession, Wayne Swan

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The good fight : six years, two prime ministers and staring down the Great Recession
Title
The good fight
Title remainder
six years, two prime ministers and staring down the Great Recession
Statement of responsibility
Wayne Swan
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A highly personal account of the Rudd and Gillard governments from the heart of the Cabinet and the real story of how Australia avoided the Great Recession from the man recognised as the best treasurer in the world
Summary
A highly personal account of the Rudd and Gillard governments from the heart of the Cabinet and the real story of how Australia avoided the Great Recession from the man recognised as the best treasurer in the world.
Biography type
autobiography
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10641032
Cataloging source
ANL
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Swan, Wayne
Dewey number
320.994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Swan, Wayne
  • Australian Labor Party
  • Politicians
  • Politicians
  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
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six years, two prime ministers and staring down the Great Recession
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The good fight : six years, two prime ministers and staring down the Great Recession, Wayne Swan
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Includes index
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volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Prologue -- Part I. The economy in crisis : Australian treasurer 2007-09 -- 1. No ordinary phone call -- 2. Inflation genies and worst-case scenarios -- 3. Storm clouds on the horizon -- 4. Buckling up for a rough ride -- 5. The greatest US government intervention since the Depression -- 6. Go early, go hard, go households -- 7. Why confidence is everything -- 8. The need for overwhelming force -- 9. Nation-building jobs plan : getting it through the parliament -- 10. Dodging the bullet and avoiding recession -- 11. Utegate -- 12. Under Opposition fire, even as the economy recovers -- Part II. The evolution of a leadership crisis : Kevin Rudd's prime ministership, 2007-10 -- 13. The policy traffic jam -- 14. Tax reform -- 15. An epic fight to the death -- 16. A leardership crisis -- 17. The leadership change -- Part III. Minority government, big Labor reforms : the curtain falls -- 18. A short honeymoon and a knife-edge election -- 19. Struggling in an economic Bizarro World -- 20. Hanging tough -- 21. The curtain falls -- Part IV. The good fight goes on -- 22. Enemies worth having -- 23. The good fight -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1. The 0.01 per cent : the rising influence of vested interests in Australia -- Appendix 2. Land of hope and dreams -- Appendix 3. Timeline
Control code
000053732370
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
vi, 562 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781459684539
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The good fight : six years, two prime ministers and staring down the Great Recession, Wayne Swan
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Prologue -- Part I. The economy in crisis : Australian treasurer 2007-09 -- 1. No ordinary phone call -- 2. Inflation genies and worst-case scenarios -- 3. Storm clouds on the horizon -- 4. Buckling up for a rough ride -- 5. The greatest US government intervention since the Depression -- 6. Go early, go hard, go households -- 7. Why confidence is everything -- 8. The need for overwhelming force -- 9. Nation-building jobs plan : getting it through the parliament -- 10. Dodging the bullet and avoiding recession -- 11. Utegate -- 12. Under Opposition fire, even as the economy recovers -- Part II. The evolution of a leadership crisis : Kevin Rudd's prime ministership, 2007-10 -- 13. The policy traffic jam -- 14. Tax reform -- 15. An epic fight to the death -- 16. A leardership crisis -- 17. The leadership change -- Part III. Minority government, big Labor reforms : the curtain falls -- 18. A short honeymoon and a knife-edge election -- 19. Struggling in an economic Bizarro World -- 20. Hanging tough -- 21. The curtain falls -- Part IV. The good fight goes on -- 22. Enemies worth having -- 23. The good fight -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1. The 0.01 per cent : the rising influence of vested interests in Australia -- Appendix 2. Land of hope and dreams -- Appendix 3. Timeline
Control code
000053732370
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
vi, 562 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781459684539
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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