WHO IS DAVID SHARP?
David Sharp is a lawyer practicing at the Victorian Bar in Melbourne. His qualifications include a degree in Commerce from the University of Melbourne.
In 1983 he was the Founding President of the Australian Adam Smith Club [Melbourne] and has continued to play an active role in its activities since.
WHY THE COURSE?
David Sharp, as one having a significant interest in the subject, has over the last few years lectured to students and laymen seeking an introduction to basic economics.
The following are the text of some of the lectures delivered, and are provided, for whatever use they might be, for teachers and students seeking an introduction to economics.
WHENCE THE WEBSITE NAME?
Those familiar with the works of the famous French economics writer Frederic Bastiat will assume that the choice of name for this website was influenced by them. Such assumption is correct.