Australia could do with another John Curtin


John Curtin is best remembered as a war-time Prime Minister. He is routinely described as Australia's greatest Prime Minister. His policy work, alongside that of his Treasurer, Ben Chifley, was crucial in establishing a Welfare State, on Australian lines, designed for Australian conditions. Curtin was influenced by the economic theories of Keynes, and he had … Continue reading Australia could do with another John Curtin