Illicit Financial Flows: Making Sense of Confusion.

     Part I, Search for Meaning13 March 2018.

     Part II, Count the Devils, 27 July 2018. (includes an Annex first made available on 18 June 2018.)

Part III, Tackle the Drivers (forthcoming).

Improving methods and data for estimating illicit financial flows (IFF), Co-authored with Dr Ameth Saloum Ndiaye and published in Lifting the Veil of Secrecy: Perspectives on International Taxation and Capital Flight from Africa. Chr. Michelsen Institute, 30 November 2017.

Pitfalls in the rise of the ‘Bank of Mum and Dad’, Australian Financial Review, Opinion, 30 October 2017.

Barriers to entry and financial integration in Asia and RCEP countries, Australian Centre for Financial Studies, July 2017.

Regulating_the_Australian_Financial_System, Australian Centre for Financial Studies, July 2014.

Time to Unlock Farms’ Real Value. Co-authored with Tony D’Aloisio, The Australian, 21 February 2014. (Photo – Nikki Short).

Disclosure of Superannuation Fund Holdings: What would be best? Co-authored with Clare Marlin. JASSA, No. 3, 2012: 42-48.

Hedge Funds, Private Equity and Alternative Investment in Australia, Chapter 16 of the Research Handbook on Hedge Funds, Private Equity and Alternative Investment, Edited by Phoebus Athanassiou, February 2012.

Retail derivatives: What we know, what we don’t know, and regulatory challenges, JASSA, No. 4, 2011: 55-61.

Rethinking Securities Regulation after the Crisis: an Economics Perspective, ASIC, July 2010.

Framework for Securities Regulation Post-GFC. JASSA, No. 4, 2010: 37-42.

The unlisted unrated debentures market, JASSA Special Issue 2008: 65-69.

Vietnam: Opportunities in Rapid Development, Inaugural Asian Market Forum 2007, James Cook University.

Chapter on Agrifood Commodity Futures Exchanges in Asia, For DFAT Asian Agrifood Project Subsistence to Supermarket II.

The Rise in China’s FDI: Myths and Realities, Australia-China Free Trade Agreement Conference, Sydney, Conference Paper, 12 – 13 August 2004.

Liberalising capital movements in ASEAN, July 2003.

R&D and Innovation Policies: An International Comparison (for the Australian Innovation Association and the Australian Institute for Commercialisation), December 2002.

CFO magazine, monthly, Column on The Economy, 2001 – 2007.

Asia-Inc magazine, monthly, Economics column, 2001 – 2002.  

The Performance of Banks: Evidence from the Financial Accounts, Economic Papers, Vol 12, Issue 2, pages 48–57, June 1993.

Australian Financial Review, OpEds, various.


It’s a brave Scotland that goes its own way, Australian Financial Review, Review, 14 September 2012.