Commentary | 19 October 2007

The safety net dragging us down

In this opinion piece, Lowy Institute Visiting Fellow Hugh White argues that the Government needs to cap community expectations of the kinds of help it can provide to Australians overseas, and send clearer messages about the need for individuals to take responsibility for their own wellbeing while abroad. Sydney Morning Herald, 19 October 2007, p. 17

Hugh White

  • Hugh White

In this opinion piece, Lowy Institute Visiting Fellow Hugh White argues that the Government needs to cap community expectations of the kinds of help it can provide to Australians overseas, and send clearer messages about the need for individuals to take responsibility for their own wellbeing while abroad. Sydney Morning Herald, 19 October 2007, p. 17

Hugh White

  • Hugh White