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Redesigning Australia's financial system
How can we change Australia's financial system to prevent the next global financial crisis? Professor Stephen King shares his insight.
Professor Stephen King is an author, Professor of Economics and co-director of the Monash Business Policy Forum. He is also a part-time Member of the Economic Regulation Authority of WA, Australia's National Competition Council, and Lay Member of the High Court of New Zealand.