University of Sydney
Peter Bowden is a retired academic, previously professor of Administrative Studies at the University of Manchester, and before that, as Coordinator of the MBA program at Monash University in Australia. He has spent considerable time consulting and advising the World Bank and several UN agencies in close to 30 developing countries. This work was always aimed at determining how a particular function of government in the country, or the overall government could be more effectively managed. This work has generated a long-term interest in examining approaches to improving our lives. Since retirement, he has written two books on ethics, and one on successful ageing.