Master in Economics, Monash University, Melbourne, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, London School of Economics, 1977.
Teaching fellow, Monash U., 1971-1974; lecturer, U. Melbourne, 1978-1982; senior lecturer, U. Melbourne, 1983-1986; reader, Melbourne Business School, 1987-1994; assistant director, professor, Melbourne Business School, since 1994. Consultant Australian Trade Practices Commission, 1980-1990.
Part-time member Law Reform communications of Victoria, 1986-1991. County member Australian Ballet School, 1983-1989, chairman, 1985-1989. Member American Economics Association, Australian Economics Society, History of Economics Society, Melbourne Cricket Club.
Married Elizabeth Anne Howie, February 12, 1972. Children: Edward, Martin, Henry, Colin.