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."
Wednesday, August 15, 2012
The Australian's "Strewth" column quotes my tweet
Anti-wall movement: HUMBLE gratitude in action with economist and The Australian Financial Review columnist Christopher Joye, who yesterday tweeted, "For those who don't know, my content is currently being allowed to survive outside the AFR's benefit-wall." We always thought of it as a paywall, but benefit wall sounds friendlier.