Social Issues

Regional Development Lacks Leadership

Posted on: Tue 24 Apr 2018

We often hear of Australia’s record of economic growth, but this has not translated to regional Australia, with many towns and former industrial suburbs experiencing decline and hardship.

Professor Andrew Beer argues that this is due to a lack of leadership on many fronts and that we should look overseas to see how outer regions have been adapted to thrive in the new economies.

Produced by Nick Ward

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