Stretton, Hugh

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STRETTON, Hugh. Australian, b. 1924. Genres: Economics, Politics/ Government, Urban studies. Career: University of Adelaide, Professor, 1954-68, Reader 1969-89, Emeritus Professor of History, 1989-, Fellow in Economics, 1990-. Publications: The Political Sciences, 1969; Ideas for Australian Cities, 1970; Housing and Government, 1974; Capitalism, Socialism and the Environment, 1976; Urban Planning in Rich and Poor Countries, 1978; Political Essays, 1987; (with L. Orchard) Public Goods, Public Enterprise, Public Choice, 1994; Economics: A New Introduction, 1999. Address: 61 Tynte St, North Adelaide, SA 5006, Australia.