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Against the grain : the AWB scandal and why it happened

Author: Stephen Bartos; Australian Wheat Board.; United Nations. Oil-for-Food Program.
Publisher: Sydney : UNSW Press, ©2006.
Series: Briefings (Sydney, N.S.W.)
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The significance of the AWB scandal extends well beyond its immediate political impact. It's lasting lessons go to the heart of how government and companies are run in Australia. In this book Stephen Bartos explores those lessons, and shows that reform will be needed to provide that this country is committed to accountability.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Bartos; Australian Wheat Board.; United Nations. Oil-for-Food Program.
ISBN: 9780868409658 0868409650
OCLC Number: 156786470
Notes: "Australia Inquiry into Certain Australian Companies in Relation to the UN Oil-For-Food Programme."
Description: 94 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: 1. What was the scandal, and why does it matter? --
2. Governing the AWB --
3. Privatising and compromising --
4. The curious case of the wheatgrowers' club --
5. Where to from here?
Series Title: Briefings (Sydney, N.S.W.)
Responsibility: Stephen Bartos.
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