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Ben Spies-Butcher

Ben Spies-Butcher lectures in economic and political sociology at Macquarie University. He has a PhD in Economics from the University of Sydney. His research focuses on the economics and politics of social policy, and on political participation. He previously worked as Senior Researcher at the Edmund Rice Centre for Justice and Community Education on issues of human rights. Ben is active in a number of non-government organizations and social movements, particularly around Indigenous rights and housing. Ben co-wrote the paper ‘Reforming Australia’s hidden welfare state’ for the CPD.

Author's website: Centre for Policy Development

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