Stefan Markowski

Visiting Fellow
Honorary Associate Professor

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.

PUBLICATIONS

Books
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2010, Humanities Research, Markowski S; Pakulski J, (ed.), Humanities Research Centre and the Centre for Cros, Canberra
2010
2009, Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, (eds.), Routledge, London & New York, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694
2009
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
2002
2000, A Comparison of the Defense Acquisition Systems of Australia, Japan, South Korea, Singapore and the United States, Kausal BA; Markowski S, (ed.), Australian Defence Studies Centre, UNSW, Fort Belvoir, Virginia
2000
Book Chapters
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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
2010
Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Supply: Defence Industry', in Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R (ed.), Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, Routledge, London & New York, pp. 82 - 114, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694
2009
Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Demand:Military products, user requirements, and the organisation of procurement', in Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R (ed.), Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, Routledge, London & New York, pp. 45 - 81, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694
2009
Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Managing the Defence Value adding chain: Australian procuement of over the horizon radar', in Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R (ed.), Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, Routledge, London & New York, pp. 354 - 370, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694
2009
Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Government policy:Defence procurement and Defence industry', in Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R (ed.), Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, Routledge, London & New York, pp. 153 - 186, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694
2009
Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Australian Defence value-adding chain evolution and experimentation', in Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R (ed.), Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, Routledge, London & New York, pp. 187 - 208, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694
2009
Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Introduction', in Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R (ed.), Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, edn. 1, Routledge, London & New York, pp. 1 - 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.3366/word.2012.0016
2009
Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Procurement and the chain of supply:a general framework', in Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R (ed.), Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, Routledge, London & New York, pp. 11 - 44, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694
2009
Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Buyer-seller interation in Defence procurement', in Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R (ed.), Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, Routledge, London & New York, pp. 115 - 152, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694
2009
Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Industry Case Study: Australian Naval Shipbuilding', in Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R (ed.), Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, Routledge, London & New York, pp. 323 - 353, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694
2009
Markowski S; Hall PH; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Conclusion', in Markowski S; Hall P; Wylie R (ed.), Defence Procurement and Industry Policy: A Small Country Perspective, Routledge, London & New York, pp. 371 - 374, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203013694
2009
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
2006
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
2004
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
2004
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
2004
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
2000
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
2000
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
1997
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
1996
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
1996
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
1996
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
1994
Conference Papers
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Markowski S; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Using commerical discipline to improve Austarlian defence procurement: Misplaced enthusiasm', in Economics of arms procurement, trade and offsets, Thessaloniki, Greece, pp. 448 - 462, presented at 13th Annual International Conference on Economics and Security, Thessaloniki, Greece, 24 June 2009 - 26 June 2009, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1465-7287.2011.00267.x
2009
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 May 2008 - 15 May 2008
2008
Hall PH; Markowski S, 2000, 'Integrated Defence - Industry Teams: Capability Development, Acquisition and In-Service Support', in Hall P; Markowski S (ed.), Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Canberra, pp. 1 - 13, presented at Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Canberra, 08 November 2000
2000
Markowski S; Hall PH, 2000, 'Integrated Defence - Industry Teams: Capability Development, Acquisition and In-Service Support', in Hall P; Markowski S (ed.), Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Canberra, pp. 1 - 13, presented at Integrated Defence - Industry Teams, Canberra, 08 November 2000
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
1997
Conference Presentations
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Markowski S; Wylie RC, 2009, 'Using Commercial Disciplines to improve Australian Defence Procurement: Misplaced Enthusiasm', presented at 2009 Pacific Rim Conference of the Western Economic Association International, Kyoto, Japan, 24 March 2009 - 27 March 2009
2009
Conference Proceedings (Editor of)
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Markowski S; Hall PH, (ed.), 1996, 'Best practice defence procurement, learning from internationa perspectives', Canberra, presented at Best practice defence procurement, learning from internationa perspectives, Canberra, 26 November 1996 - 27 November 1996
1996
Markowski S; Adams D, (ed.), 1995, 'Defence Project Management Vol.2: pitfalls and pointers', Australian Defence Studies Centre, Canberra, presented at Pitfalls and Pointers in Defence Project Management, 1995, Canberra, 21 July 1995
1995
Journal articles
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Chand S; Markowski S, 2019, 'ANZ-Pacific Migration Governance System', International Migration, vol. 57, pp. 294 - 308, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imig.12524
2019
Markowski S; Chand S; Wylie R, 2017, 'Conducting Comparative Research into Defence Capability Formation', Applied Economics and Finance, vol. 4, pp. 91 - 91, http://dx.doi.org/10.11114/aef.v4i6.2751
2017
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
2017
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
2014
Brunarska Z; Nestorowicz J; Markowski S, 2014, 'Intra-vs. extra-regional migration in the post-Soviet space', Eurasian Geography and Economics, vol. 55, pp. 133 - 155, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15387216.2014.948030
2014
Markowski S; Wylie RC, 2011, 'Using commercial discipline to improve Australian defence procurement: Misplaced enthusiasm?', Contemporary Economic Policy, vol. 30, pp. 448 - 462
2011
Baskaran A, 2011, 'The role of offsets in Indian defense procurement policy', Arms Trade and Economic Development: Theory, Policy, and Cases in Arms Trade Offsets, pp. 212 - 222, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9780203392300
2011
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
2011
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
2011
Pakulski J; Markowski S, 2010, 'The Solidarity Decade in Estern Europe, 1980-1989: An Australian Perspective', Humanities Research, vol. XVI, pp. 1 - 9
2010
Markowski S, 2009, 'Citizenship and Integration', Humanities Research, vol. XV, pp. 75 - 99
2009
Markowski S; Koorey S; Hall PH; Brauer J, 2009, 'Multi-Channel Supply Chain for Illicit Small Arms', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 20(3), pp. 171 - 191, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10242690802030903
2009
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
2008
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
2008
Markowski S; Wylie RC, 2007, 'The Emergence of European Defence and Defence Industry Policies', Security Challenges, vol. 3, pp. 31 - 51
2007
Markowski S; Hall PH, 2007, 'Public Sector Entrepreneurialism and the Production of Defense', Public Finance & Management, vol. 7, pp. 260 - 294
2007
Wylie RC; Markowski S; Hall PH, 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
2006
Markowski S; Tani M, 2005, 'Defense Expenditure, Spill-ins and Threats in Asia-Pacific 1985-2001', Defense and Security Analysis, vol. 21, pp. 243 - 265, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0743017052000344938
2005
Hall PH; Markowski S, 1998, 'Challenges of defence procurement', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 9, pp. 3 - 34, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10430719808404892
1998
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
1998
Hall PH; 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
1998
Markowski S; Hall PH; Dessi AR, 1997, 'Defence R&D and the management of Australia`s defence technology', Prometheus, pp. 173 - 251
1997
Jackson S; Markowski S, 1996, 'The attractiveness of countries to foreign direct investors', Australian Journal of Management, vol. 21, pp. 113 - 138
1996
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
1996
Markowski S; Hall PH, 1995, 'Country survey VI: Australia', Defence and Peace Economics, vol. 6, pp. 89 - 114, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10430719508404817
1995
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
1995
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
1994
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
1994
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
1989
Organisational units
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