Dr Andrew Brennan
|Faculty||Curtin Business School|
|School||School of Economics & Finance|
|Department||Department of Economics|
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Economics and Finance, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia. Conferred by Council on 04 December 2009.
Bachelor of Commerce (Economics) First Class Honours, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia. Conferred by Council on 17 July 2002.
Bachelor of Commerce (Economics and Finance), Curtin University of Technology,Perth, Australia.Conferred by Council on 06 August 2001.
Economic Policy 302/506
Economic Principles 515
Global Money and Capital Markets 200
International Economics 311
International Economics ECO31
International Financial Economics 302
Microeconomics 200/500Back to top
- Economic Development and Growth
- Health Economics
- International Economics and International Finance
- Ecological Economics
- Heterodox Economics
Getting to the root of the problem in the social and ecological political economy:
1. Critically evaluating measures of environmental and social welfare – Developing a more practical alternative to the Index of Sustainable Economic Welfare and the Genuine Progress Indicator (ISEW/GPI).
2. Historical specificity vis-à-vis long waves and institutional dynamics – What is the link between the cycles and degradation (or enhancement) of social and environmental welfare?
3. Systematic Theology – Comparing alternative worldviews – Providing concrete and coherent answers to questions about life’s deepest longings.Back to top
Book Chapters (Research)
- Brennan, A. 2004. “Global Environmental Problems: Climate Change and Biodiversity Loss.” In Global Political Economy and the Wealth of Nations: Performance, Institutions, Problems and Policies, ed. O'Hara, Phillip Anthony, 245-266. London and New York: Routledge, Taylor and Fransis Group.
Journal Articles (Research)
- Brennan, A. 2013. “A Critique of the Perceived Solid Conceptual Foundations of ISEW & GPI — Irving Fisher's Cognisance of Human-Health Capital in 'Net Psychic Income’.” Ecological Economics 88: 159-166.
- Brennan, A. 2008. “Theoretical Foundations of Sustainable Economic Welfare Indicators — ISEW and Political Economy of the Disembedded System.” Ecological Economics 67 (1): 1-19.