Dr Adrian Bazbauers


Dr Adrian Robert Bazbauers is Lecturer in International Public Sector Management in the School of Business at UNSW Canberra. 


He completed his PhD at the School of Politics and International Relations at the Australian National University.


Research Interests:

Climate Change; Development; Global Governance; Public Management; International Political Economy



Bazbauers, AR. (2018) The World Bank and Transferring Development: Policy Movement through Technical Assistance. Palgrave Macmillan (https://www.palgrave.com/de/book/9783319581590)


Book Chapters:

Bazbauers, AR. and Engel, S. (2020) 'Multilateral Development Banks: Washington Consensus, Beijing Consensus, or Banking Consensus?' in V. Jakupec, M. Kelly, and J. Makuwira (eds.) Rethinking Multilateralism in Foreign Aid: Beyond the Neoliberal Hegemony.


Journal Articles:

Bazbauers, AR. (2019) 'World Bank Technical Assistance: Participation, Policy Movement, and Sympathetic Interlocutors', Policy Studies (https://rsa.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/01442872.2019.1581156#.XH93...)

Bazbauers, AR. (2018) 'World Bank Technical Assistance: Locating and Cultivating Sympathetic Interlocutors', Development Policy Review (https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/dpr.12377)

Bazbauers, AR. (2017) 'The Relational Dynamics of World Bank Survey Missions', International Journal of Public Administration (http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/01900692.2017.1390763)

Bazbauers, AR. (2017) 'World Bank Technical Assistance: The Relational Dynamics of Policy Movement', Public Administration and Development (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/pad.1796/full)

Bazbauers, AR. (2016) 'The World Bank as a Development Teacher', Global Governance (http://journals.rienner.com/doi/abs/10.5555/1075-2846-22.3.409?code=lrpi...)

Bazbauers, AR. (2015) 'The World Bank Online: Inclusion and Exclusion through Digital Networks', Canadian Journal of Development Studies (http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/02255189.2015.1044502)

Bazbauers, AR. (2014) 'The Wolfensohn, Wolfowitz, and Zoellick Presidencies: Revitalising the Neoliberal Agenda of the World Bank', Forum for Development Studies (http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/08039410.2013.868821)


Opinion Pieces:

Bazbauers, AR. (2017) 'Jim Yong Kim starts his second term as World Bank president despite a rocky first five years', The Conversation (https://theconversation.com/jim-yong-kim-starts-his-second-term-as-world...)

Bazbauers, AR. (2017) 'Visions of the World Bank's Future', Australian Outlook (http://www.internationalaffairs.org.au/australianoutlook/visions-world-b...)

Bazbauers, AR. (2016) 'BRICS in 2016', Australian Outlook (http://www.internationalaffairs.org.au/australianoutlook/brics-in-2016-g...)

Bazbauers, AR.. and Engel, S. (2016) 'The New Multilateral Development Banks', Australian Outlook (http://www.internationalaffairs.org.au/australianoutlook/the-new-multila...)



Bazbauers AR, 2017, The World Bank and Transferring Development Policy Movement through Technical Assistance, Springer

Journal articles

Bazbauers AR, 2020, 'World Bank technical assistance: participation, policy movement, and sympathetic interlocutors', Policy Studies, vol. 41, pp. 567 - 585, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01442872.2019.1581156

Bazbauers AR, 2019, 'The Relational Dynamics of World Bank Survey Missions', International Journal of Public Administration, vol. 42, pp. 28 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01900692.2017.1390763

Bazbauers AR, 2019, 'World Bank technical assistance: Locating and cultivating sympathetic interlocutors', Development Policy Review, vol. 37, pp. 638 - 656, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dpr.12377

Bazbauers AR, 2017, 'World Bank Technical Assistance: The Relational Dynamics of Policy Movement', Public Administration and Development, vol. 37, pp. 246 - 259, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pad.1796

Bazbauers AR, 2016, 'The world bank as a development teacher', Global Governance, vol. 22, pp. 409 - 426, http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/19426720-02203007

Bazbauers AR, 2015, 'The World Bank online: Inclusion and exclusion through digital networks', Canadian Journal of Development Studies, vol. 36, pp. 330 - 343, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02255189.2015.1044502

Bazbauers AR, 2014, 'The wolfensohn, wolfowitz, and zoellick presidencies: Revitalising the neoliberal agenda of the world bank', Forum for Development Studies, vol. 41, pp. 91 - 114, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08039410.2013.868821