26 Apr 2015

Ruth, Roger and Me

From Sunday Morning, 9:45 am on 26 April 2015

Ruth Roger and me author Andrew Dean photoAndrew Dean was born during the time of National Party finance minister Ruth Richardson's 'mother of all budgets'.

In Ruth, Roger, and Me - Debts and Legacies Andrew Dean explores the lives of the generation of young people brought up in the shadow of the economic reforms of the 1980s and 1990s.

He talks to Wallace Chapman about the pressures on the group he calls ‘the children of the Mother of All Budgets.’