David Uren


David Uren

David Uren led The Australian’s Canberra economic coverage for 15 years and was the newspaper’s Economics Editor from 2012 to 2018. His career in journalism includes nine years as the editor of Business Review Weekly, and periods editing the Asian business magazines, Asiabanking and Asia Inc, as well as policy publications for the Business Council of Australia, Accenture and the Centre for Corporate Public or Affairs.

He is author of books on Australia’s attitudes to foreign investment, Takeover (2015), the tensions in Australia’s economic relationship with China The Kingdom and the Quarry (2012) and the Rudd government’s management of the global financial crisis Shitstorm,(2010) (jointly written with Lenore Taylor).

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