Professor Richard Eccleston

Professor Richard Eccleston is a Professor in Political Science. His research focuses on economic governance, specifically the politics of taxation and public finance. He studied at the Centres of the Public Service in the Department of Public and International Affairs at George Mason University, Virginia.

He used his Scholarship to study the changing nature of fiscal federalism in the U.S. and Australia in the aftermath of the financial crisis, specifically considering implications for state finances and the broader political economy of federalism.