Monthly Archives: August 2015

Terrible Tales, Tabernacle Tussle, and Tax


In which the Nerds struggle without regular host Dr Amanda Elliot to make sense of the recent appearance of Bill Shorten at the Unions Royal Commission, 2015 ALP Conference, and debate over the GST and Medicare Levy rise to fund state services.

Hosts:

  • Dr Stewart Jackson, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney
  • Dr Peter John Chen, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney

Guests:

Terrible Tales, Tabernacle Tussle, and Tax

In which the nerds struggle without regular host Dr Amanda Elliot to make sense of the recent appearance of Bill Shorten at the Unions Royal Commission, 2015 ALP Conference, and debate over the GST and Medicare Levy rise to fund state services.

Hosts:

  • Dr Stewart Jackson, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney
  • Dr Peter John Chen, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney

    Guests:

  • Dr Christopher Sheil, School of Humanities and Languages, UNSW Autralia
  • Mr Nicholas Reece, Melbourne School of Government, University of Melbourne
  • Professor Rebecca Millar, Faculty of Law, University of Sydney