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John Hewson

Professor, Crawford School ANU, and former Opposition Leader

John Hewson is Professor and Chair of the Tax and Transfer Policy Institute at the Crawford School ANU. Dr Hewson was leader of the Liberal Party of Australia between 1990 and 1994.


The LNP And ALP Must Form A Coalition Of A Different Kind

We now have the prospect of messy, and probably ephemeral "deals" with the minor parties and independents having to be done for any semblance of government to proceed. Might I suggest that, as an effective alternative, Turnbull and Shorten actually sit down together and do a deal on the major issues, in the national interest.
05/07/2016 10:04 AM AEST

Malcolm Turnbull's Taxing Times

Be sure of one thing -- doing little or nothing in terms of genuine tax reform, over and over, and expecting better growth results, comes very close to confirming Einstein's definition of insanity.
09/02/2016 9:55 AM AEDT