Over the past year, the number of people unemployed has increased by just over 100,000; over the past two years, the number has increased by 166,500.
The world has moved on since June 11…a couple of new moons, new threats, disasters and fears.
The Abbott Government’s proposal for a work for the dole scheme is yet another win for economic zealotry over proven policy reform.
I sent my federal MP a postcard with a copy of my quite angry Third Age column about the Budget. The card had a picture of an old woman in…
The Australian economy is entering its 24th year without a recession, as we move into the second half of 2014.
It is rare in Australia to see falls in real wages but in the last six months the annual rate of inflation has been higher than the rate at which…
It is the psychopathic model of a Budget.
Get set for a change in rhetoric from Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his government on the performance of the economy.
Australia is in the midst of a quite startling export boom. What is exciting and positive for Australia’s longer run growth prospects is that the transition of the economy towards exports has much further to run.
Inspirational and concentrated: Lisa Gerrard
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