Paul Keating

Treasurer 1983-1991, Prime Minister 1991-1996.

Recent book by Kerry O’Brien (2016)

See Staples PhD comment about him and green issues


On Rio –

“Keating, preoccupied with winning the upcoming election, said he wasn’t going all the way to Rio to give a six-minute speech.”

Burton, T. 1994. Tumbrils roll for Bill’s Bunyip Aristocracy. Australian Financial Review, 12 August.

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