Dr Adrian Bazbauers
Senior Lecturer

Dr Adrian Bazbauers

UNSW Canberra
School of Business

Dr Adrian Robert Bazbauers is a Senior Lecturer in International Public Sector Management, and Undergraduate Coordinator, in the School of Business at UNSW, Canberra. 


Research Interests:

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



Bazbauers, AR. and Engel, S. (2021) The Global Architecture of Multilateral Development Banks: A System of Debt or Development? Routledge (https://www.routledge.com/The-Global-Architecture-of-Multilateral-Development-Banks-A-System-of-Debt/Bazbauers-Engel/p/book/9780367440244).

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. (2022) 'Translating Climate Strategies into Action: An Analysis of the Sustainable, Green, and Resilient City Action Plans of the Multilateral Development Banks', Development Policy Review (https://doi.org/10.1111/dpr.12577)

Bazbauers, AR. (2022) 'Sustainable, Green, and Climate-Resilient Cities: An Analysis of Multilateral Development Banks', Climate and Development (DOI: 10.1080/17565529.2021.1974331)

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#.XH93TCIzZhE)

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-site)

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-bank-president-despite-a-rocky-first-five-years-71013)

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

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

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


+61 2 5114 5689
Building 27, Room 212, School of Business, UNSW Canberra
  • Books | 2021
    2021, The Global Architecture of Multilateral Development Banks A System of Debt Or Development?, Routledge
    Books | 2017
    2017, The World Bank and Transferring Development Policy Movement through Technical Assistance, Springer
  • Book Chapters | 2020
    2020, 'Multilateral Development Banks: Washington Consensus, Beijing Consensus, or banking consensus', in Rethinking Multilateralism in Foreign Aid Beyond the Neoliberal Hegemony, Routledge, pp. 113 - 131
  • Journal articles | 2022
    2022, 'Sustainable, green, and climate-resilient cities: an analysis of multilateral development banks', Climate and Development, 14, pp. 689 - 704, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17565529.2021.1974331
    Journal articles | 2022
    2022, 'Translating climate strategies into action: An analysis of the sustainable, green, and resilient city action plans of the multilateral development banks', Development Policy Review, 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dpr.12577
    Journal articles | 2020
    2020, 'World Bank technical assistance: participation, policy movement, and sympathetic interlocutors', Policy Studies, 41, pp. 567 - 585, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01442872.2019.1581156
    Journal articles | 2019
    Bazbauers AR, 2019, 'The Relational Dynamics of World Bank Survey Missions', International Journal of Public Administration, 42, pp. 28 - 40, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01900692.2017.1390763
    Journal articles | 2019
    2019, 'World Bank technical assistance: Locating and cultivating sympathetic interlocutors', Development Policy Review, 37, pp. 638 - 656, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dpr.12377
    Journal articles | 2017
    Bazbauers AR, 2017, 'World Bank Technical Assistance: The Relational Dynamics of Policy Movement', Public Administration and Development, 37, pp. 246 - 259, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pad.1796
    Journal articles | 2016
    2016, 'The world bank as a development teacher', Global Governance, 22, pp. 409 - 426, http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/19426720-02203007
    Journal articles | 2015
    Bazbauers AR, 2015, 'The World Bank online: Inclusion and exclusion through digital networks', Canadian Journal of Development Studies, 36, pp. 330 - 343, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02255189.2015.1044502
    Journal articles | 2014
    Bazbauers AR, 2014, 'The wolfensohn, wolfowitz, and zoellick presidencies: Revitalising the neoliberal agenda of the world bank', Forum for Development Studies, 41, pp. 91 - 114, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08039410.2013.868821

My Teaching

ZBUS3108  Business Strategy Implementation