Associate Professor Stefan Markowski

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Dr Stefan Markowski is an academic with the School of Business, UNSW Canberra.

Professional and Teaching Experience

Dr Stefan Markowski studied mathematical economics at the University of Warsaw. He graduated with a Masters thesis in transport economics in 1966. In 1967, he moved to London to take up a lectureship in economics at the London School of Economics (LSE), where he also completed his economics doctorate in 1974. In 1975, he joined the Centre for Environmental Studies in London as a Senior Scientific Office and later Principal SO specialising in urban and land economics. In 1980, after a secondment to the Department of the Environment, he joined the Faculty of the Built Environment, South Bank Polytechnic (now University) as a Senior Lecturer in the School of Estate Management. He also began his long standing association with a firm of land and urban economists, Roger Tym and Partners. As an academic researcher and professional consultant, he completed several land, housing, transport and employment studies in the UK. In 1986-87, he came to Australia on a two-year sabbatical to join the Bureau of Industry Economics (BIE) in Canberra as a Principal Economist to lead a project on technological change in Australian manufacturing industry. He returned to Australia in 1988 as a permanent resident to take up a position at UNSW@ADFA.

Since 1989, Dr Markowski has also worked as a consultant with ACIL (now ACIL Tasman) and Unisearch. His current teaching interests in the School of Business include: strategic procurement, logistics engineering and operations management, defence technology management, and defence economics and management.

Current Research

Dr Markowski's research in the School focuses on private military companies, small arms proliferation, defence procurement, industry policies and trade, and international mobility of factors of production. He has published widely across all these and related areas. His other research interests include labour mobility and migration. He is currently Visiting Professor at the Centre of Migration Research (CMR) at the University of Warsaw, where he leads a team of researchers undertaking economic and demographic studies under a two-year research project funded by the European Commission and focused on migration flows east of European Union covering most of the area of the former Soviet Union. In addition to CMR, the EC-sponsored two-university research consortium also includes the European University Institute in Florence. Dr Markowski is also an Adjunct A/professor at the Australian National University's Centre for European Studies in Canberra.

Books

Markowski S; Pakulski J, (eds.), 2010, Humanities Research, Original, Humanities Research Centre and the Centre for Cros, Canberra

Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R, 2009, Defence procurement and industry policy: A small country perspective, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694

Markowski S; Thomson M; Harrington S; Dechaineux P; Jones G, 2002, Setting a Course for Australia`s Naval Shipbuilding and Repair Industry, 1st, Australian Strategic Policy Institute, Canberra

Kausal BA; Markowski S, (eds.), 2000, A Comparison of the Defense Acquisition Systems of Australia, Japan, South Korea, Singapore and the United States, Original, Australian Defence Studies Centre, UNSW, Fort Belvoir, Virginia

Book Chapters

Bonami O, 2012, 'Introduction', in WORD STRUCTURE, edn. 1, EDINBURGH UNIV PRESS, pp. 1 - 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.3366/word.2012.0016

Markowski S; Wylie RC, 2010, 'Australian Naval Shipbuilding Strategy 2009', in Bland DL (ed.), National Approaches to Shipbuilding and Ship Procurement, edn. 1st, Defence Management Studies Program, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University, Kingston, Ont. Canada, pp. 71 - 103

Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R, 2009, 'Conclusion', in Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, pp. 371 - 374, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694

Wylie R; Markowski S, 2009, 'Managing the defence value-adding chain: Australian procurement of over-the-horizon radar', in Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, pp. 354 - 370, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694

Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R, 2009, 'Procurement and the chain of supply: A general framework', in Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, pp. 11 - 44, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694

Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R, 2009, 'Buyer-seller interaction in defence procurement', in Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, pp. 115 - 152, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694

Hall P; Markowski S; Wylie R, 2009, 'Government policy: Defence procurement and defence industry', in Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, pp. 153 - 183, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694

Hall P; Markowski S; Wylie R, 2009, 'Supply: Defence industry', in Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, pp. 82 - 114, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694

Wylie R; Markowski S, 2009, 'The Australian defence value-adding chain: Evolution and experimentation', in Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, pp. 187 - 208, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694

Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R, 2009, 'Demand: Military products, user requirements, and the organisation of procurement', in Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, pp. 45 - 81, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694

Markowski S; Wylie R, 2009, 'Industry case study: Australian naval shipbuilding', in Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, pp. 323 - 353, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694

Markowski S; Hall PH, 2006, 'The economic benefits of defence industries', in The Business of Defence - Sustaining Capability, edn. CEDA Growth 57, CEDA, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 40 - 49

Hall PH; Markowski S, 2004, 'Mandatory Defence Offsets - Conceptual Foundations', in Hartley K; Brauer J (ed.), Arms Trade and Economic Development Theory, Policy, and Cases in Arms Trade Offsets, edn. 8, Routledge Press, Lond and New York, pp. 44 - 53

Hall PH; Markowski S, 2004, 'The defense industry in Poland : an offsets-based revival?', in Hartley K; Brauer J (ed.), Arms Trade and Economic Development Theory, Policy, and Cases in Arms Trade Offsets, edn. 8, Routledge Press, Lond and New York, pp. 172 - 186

Hall PH; Markowski S, 2004, 'Defence Offsets in Australia and New Zealand', in Hartley K; Brauer J (ed.), Arms Trade and Economic Development Theory, Policy, and Cases in Arms Trade Offsets, edn. 8, Routledge Press, Lond and New York, pp. 271 - 283

Kausal BA; Markowski S, 2000, 'Defence Industry and Defence Industry Policy', in A Comparison of the Defense Acquisition Systems of Australia, Japan, South Korea, Singapore and the United States, edn. Original, Australian Defence Studies Centre, UNSW, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, pp. 62 - 69

Hall PH; Markowski S, 2000, 'Part 1 - Australia (Chapters 1-9) Part 6 - Comparative Analysis', in A Comparison of the Defense Acquisition Systems of Australia, Japan, South Korea, Singapore and the United States, edn. Original, Australian Defence Studies Centre, UNSW, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, pp. 1 - 70

Markowski S; Adams D, 1997, 'Fixed price contracting and cost sharing with evolving project specification', in Defence Project Management Vol.2: pitfalls and pointers, edn. Original, Australian Defence Studies Centre, Canberra, pp. 35 - 52

Kubielas S; Markowski S; Jackson S, 1996, 'Atrakcyjnosc Polski dla zagranicznych inwestorow bezposrednich po pieciu latach transformacji', in Studia nad reformowana Gospodarka: Aspekty instytucjonale, edn. Original, Polish Scientific Publications, Warsaw, pp. 426 - 469

Markowski S; Hall PH, 1996, 'Defence: public sector entrepreneuralism in providing public goods', in Entrepreneurial management in the public sector, edn. Original, Macmillan Education Australia, South Melbourne, pp. 113 - 132

Markowski S; Hall PH, 1996, 'The defence offsets policy in Australia', in The economics of offsets: defence procurement and countertrade, edn. Original, Harwood Academic Publishers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, pp. 49 - 74

Hall PH; Markowski S, 1994, 'On the Normality and Abnormality of Offsets Obligations', in Hartley K; Sandler T (ed.), The Economics of Defence, Volume III, edn. Original, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, pp. 220 - 234

Journal articles

Chand S; Markowski S, 2018, 'ANZ-Pacific Migration Governance System', International Migration, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imig.12524

Markowski S; Chand S; Wylie R, 2017, 'Economic Growth and Demand for Military Expenditure in the Indo-Pacific Asia Region', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 28, pp. 473 - 490, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10242694.2016.1274059

Markowski S; Hall P, 2014, 'Mandated defence offsets: Can they ever deliver?', Defense and Security Analysis, vol. 30, pp. 148 - 162, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14751798.2014.894294

Brunarska Z; Nestorowicz J; Markowski S, 2014, 'Intra- vs. extra-regional migration in the post-Soviet space', Eurasian Geography and Economics, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15387216.2014.948030

Markowski S; Wylie RC, 2011, 'Using commercial discipline to improve Australian defence procurement: Misplaced enthusiasm?', Contemporary Economic Policy, vol. 30, pp. 448 - 462

Markowski S; Hall P, 2011, 'The defense industry in Poland: An offsetsbased revival?', Arms Trade and Economic Development: Theory, Policy, and Cases in Arms Trade Offsets, pp. 171 - 184, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203392300

Markowski S; Hall P, 2011, 'Mandatory defense offsets-conceptual foundations', Arms Trade and Economic Development: Theory, Policy, and Cases in Arms Trade Offsets, pp. 48 - 57, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203392300

Markowski S; Hall P, 2011, 'Defense offsets in Australia and New Zealand', Arms Trade and Economic Development: Theory, Policy, and Cases in Arms Trade Offsets, pp. 264 - 275, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203392300

Pakulski J; Markowski S, 2010, 'The Solidarity Decade in Estern Europe, 1980-1989: An Australian Perspective', Humanities Research, vol. XVI, pp. 1 - 9

Markowski S, 2009, 'Citizenship and Integration', Humanities Research, vol. XV, pp. 75 - 99

Markowski S; Koorey S; Hall P; Brauer J, 2009, 'Multi-channel supply chain for illicit small arms', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 20, pp. 171 - 191, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10242690802030903

Markowski S; Hall PH; Koorey S; Brauer J, 2008, 'Channels of Small-Arms Proliferation: Policy Implications for Asia-Pacific', Economics of Peace and Security Journal, vol. 3, pp. 78 - 85

Hall PH; Markowski S; Brauer J, 2008, 'The US Small Arms Industry', Asteriskos: Journal of International and Peace Studies, vol. 5/6, pp. 41 - 62

Markowski S; Wylie RC, 2007, 'The Emergence of European Defence and Defence Industry Policies', Security Challenges, vol. 3, pp. 31 - 51

Markowski S; Hall PH, 2007, 'Public Sector Entrepreneurialism and the Production of Defense', Public Finance & Management, vol. 7, pp. 260 - 294

Wylie R; Markowski S; Hall P, 2006, 'Big science, small country and the challenges of defence system development: An Australian case study', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 17, pp. 257 - 272, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10242690600645233

Markowski S; Tani M, 2005, 'Defense Expenditure, Spill-ins and Threats in Asia-Pacific 1985-2001', DEFENCE AND SECURITY ANALYSIS, vol. 21, pp. 243 - 265, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0743017052000344938

Markowski S, 1998, 'Switzerland - The pragmatic approach to defence procurement', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 9, pp. 99 - 118, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10430719808404896

Markowski S; Hall P, 1998, 'Challenges of defence procurement', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 9, pp. 3 - 37, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10430719808404892

Hall P; Markowski S; Thomson D, 1998, 'Defence procurement and domestic industry: The Australian experience', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 9, pp. 137 - 165, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10430719808404898

Markowski S; Hall PH; Dessi AR, 1997, 'Defence R&D and the management of Australia`s defence technology', Prometheus, pp. 173 - 251

Jackson S; Markowski S, 1996, 'The attractiveness of countries to foreign direct investors', Australian Journal of Management, vol. 21, pp. 113 - 138

Markowski S, 1996, 'China's automobile industry: Policies, problems, and prospects - Harwit,E', CHINA JOURNAL, vol. 36, pp. 202 - 204, http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/2950405

Jackson S; Markowski S, 1995, 'The attractiveness of countries to foriegn direct investment - implications for the Asia-Pacific region', Journal of World Trade, pp. 159 - 179

Markowski S; Hall P, 1995, 'Country survey vi: Australia', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 6, pp. 89 - 114, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10430719508404817

Markowski S; Jackson S, 1994, 'The Attractiveness of Poland to Direct Foreign Investors', Communist Economies and Economic Transformation, vol. 6, pp. 515 - 535, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14631379408427804

Hall P; Markowski S, 1994, 'On the normality and abnormality of offsets obligations', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 5, pp. 173 - 188, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10430719408404791

Markowski S; Jubb CD, 1989, 'The Impact of Microelectronics on Scale in Manufacturing Industries', Australian Journal of Management, vol. 14, pp. 171 - 210, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/031289628901400204

Conference Papers

Markowski S; Wylie R, 2012, 'Using commercial discipline to improve australian defence procurement: Misplaced enthusiasm?', in Contemporary Economic Policy, pp. 448 - 462, presented at , http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1465-7287.2011.00267.x

Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2008, 'Australian Naval Procurement Cycles: Lessons for Other Small Countries', in Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Acquisiton Research Symposium,, Acquisition Research: Creating Synergy for Informed Change, Vol 11, 5th Annual Acquisition Research Symposium, NPS, Monterey, California, presented at 5th Annual Acquisition Research Symposium, NPS, Monterey, California, 14 - 15 May 2008

Hall PH; Markowski S, (eds.), 2000, 'Integrated Defence - Industry Teams: Capability Development, Acquisition and In-Service Support', in Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Canberra, pp. 1 - 13, presented at Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Canberra, 08 November 2000

Markowski S; Hall PH, (eds.), 2000, 'Integrated Defence - Industry Teams: Capability Development, Acquisition and In-Service Support', in Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Canberra, pp. 1 - 13, presented at Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Canberra, 08 November 2000

Markowski S, 1997, 'Logistics support', in Defence efficiency review, Defence efficiency review, Canberra, pp. 25 - 26, presented at Defence efficiency review, Canberra, 28 May 1997

Conference Proceedings (Editor of)

Markowski S; Adams D, (eds.), 1997, 'Defence Project Management Vol.2: pitfalls and pointers', in , Australian Defence Studies Centre, Canberra, presented at Pitfalls and Pointers in Defence Project Management, 1995, Canberra, 21 July 1995

Markowski S; Hall PH, (eds.), 1996, 'Best practice defence procurement, learning from internationa perspectives', in , Best practice defence procurement, learning from internationa perspectives, Canberra, presented at Best practice defence procurement, learning from internationa perspectives, Canberra, 26 - 27 November 1996

Conference Presentations

Markowski S; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Using Commercial Disciplines to improve Australian Defence Procurement: Misplaced Enthusiasm', in Proceedings WEAI 8th Biennial Pacific Rim Conference, WEAI (electronic proceedings), Kyoto, Japan, presented at 2009 Pacific Rim Conference of the Western Economic Association International, Kyoto, Japan, 24 - 27 March 2009