BA (ANU), MA, PhD (Sydney)
RICHARD ROBISON is Emeritus Professor at Murdoch University. Previous positions include Professor of Political Economy at the Institute for Social Studies, The Hague; Professor of Asian and International Politics, Murdoch University; Director, Australian Research Council's Special Research Centre for Political and Economic Change in Asia. He has held Fulbright and Leverhulme Fellowships.
Current interests include:
- the rise of oligarchy in developing economies
- political regimes in developing economies
- markets and politics in developing economies
- Professor of Political Economy, Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, Netherlands. (2003 - 2006)
- Leverhulme Professorial Fellow, Universidy of Warwick. (2001 - 2002)
- Professor of Asian and International Politics / Director, Australian Research Council Special Centre for Political and Economic Change in Asia. (1994 - 1999)
Fulbright Senior Scholar 1989
Leverhulme Trust Professorial Fellowship 2001/02
Robison, R & Hout, W (eds) (2008), Governance and the Anti-Politics of Development. London/New York: Routledge.
Robison, R (ed) (2006), The Neoliberal Revolution: Forging the Market State. London: Palgrave.
Robison, R & Hadiz, V (2004), Reorganising Power in Indonesia: The Politics of Oligarchy in an Age of Markets. London/New York: Routledge.
Robison, R (2005). 'How to Build Market Societies: the Paradoxes of Neo-liberalism', New Political Economy, 10 (2): 247 - 257.
Hadiz, V & Robison, R (2005). 'Neoliberal Reforms and Illiberal Consolidations: the case of Indonesia', Journal of Development Studies, 41, 2: 220 - 241.