Adventures with One
of the Most Traveled
Men on Earth

Lew Toulmin

Selected Academic Publications

New Land Adventures
Vanuatu Mon Amour
Finding Lost Airplanes
New Cruising Stories
Adventures in Genealogy
The Florian Letters
Songs and Shanties
Selected Academic Publications
Cool Lectures
Boring Lectures
Most Traveled Man
This section provides copies of a selection of the academic and professional publications and presentations developed by Lew Toulmin over the years. These cover the following topics:
  • Disaster and emergency management
  • Emergency communications
  • Telecommunications and ICT (information and communications technologies) policy
  • Privatization
  • E-government
  • Public employee unions and their budget search behavior and impact on public spending
  • The use of equity criteria to distribute urban public services.
Note that professional publications developed in or for Vanuatu between 2012 and 2016 are presented in the Vanuatu section.

The Female Chiefs of Vanuatu, 2017, Asia Pacific Journal(PDF)

Jim Thompson Cave Article 2017 (pdf)

Development of the Telecommunications Sector in Less Developed Countries, Toulmin, 1994, Pacific Telecoms Council(PDF)

Disaster Preparedness and Regional Training on Nine Caribbean Islands, Toulmin, 1987, Disasters(PDF)

Equity as a Decision Rule in Determining the Distribution of Urban Public Services, Toulmin, 1988, Urban Affairs Quarterly(PDF)

Thailand e-gov Assessment(PDF)

The Impact of Intergovernmental Distance on Disaster Communications, Toulmin, 1989, Intl Journal of Mass Emergencies(PDF)

The National Communications System, Toulmin, 1991, Contingency Journal(PDF)

The Treasure Hunt - Budget Search Behavior by Public Employee Unions, Toulmin, 1988, Public Administration Review(PDF)

Disaster History, Impacts and Myths(PDF)

Privatization Brief(PDF)