The author has been described by News Ltd as an "iconoclast", "Svengali", a pollie's "economist muse", and "pungently accurate". Fairfax says he is a "Renaissance man" and "one of Australia’s most respected analysts." Stephen Koukoulas concludes that he is "85% right", and "would make a great Opposition leader." Terry McCrann claims the author thinks "‘nuance’ is a trendy village in the south of France", but can be "scintillating" when he thinks "clearly". The ACTU reckons he’s "an enigma wrapped in a Bloomberg terminal, wrapped in some apparently well-honed abs."

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Welcome Econogirl to the blogosphere

The SMH's economics correspondent, Jessy Irvine, has just started a blog here. Hmmm, blogging. I am probably a little too impulsive with mine. I find it a useful discipline to record thoughts and ideas, and to generally note anything of interest. I am not sure how long I will continue blogging, but hopefully you find the material posted here to be of some value to you, one way or another...