Research Assistant, University of Sydney

Philip Roberts is a Post-Doctoral Research Assistant in the Discipline of Accounting at the University of Sydney Business School. His PhD is in Political Economy from the University of Sydney, and his previous research focused on the consequences of economic restructuring in Brazil. In his current role, he researches the privatization of Australian prisons since 1988. This project focuses on changes to cost, performance, efficiency and accountability that have come about due to privatization.