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Third Age: How to Make a Nation Unhappy

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Third Age: How to Make a Nation Unhappy

The world has moved on since June 11…a couple of new moons, new threats, disasters and fears.

Work for the Dole a Band-Aid solution

business & finance

Work for the Dole a Band-Aid solution

The Abbott Government’s proposal for a work for the dole scheme is yet another win for economic zealotry over proven policy reform.

Third Age: Old is bold

third age

Third Age: Old is bold

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…

Is Australia due for a recession?

business & finance

Is Australia due for a recession?

The Australian economy is entering its 24th year without a recession, as we move into the second half of 2014.

Falling Real Wages

business & finance

Falling Real Wages

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…

Rage in our Hearts: A Third Age Response to The Budget

third age

Rage in our Hearts: A Third Age Response to The Budget

It is the psychopathic model of a Budget.

Prepare for Government Economic Rhetoric Change

business & finance

Prepare for Government Economic Rhetoric Change

Get set for a change in rhetoric from Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his government on the performance of the economy.

Australia’s Export Boom

brands & marketing

Australia’s Export Boom

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.

Irregular Writings

irregular writings

Irregular Writings

Inspirational and concentrated: Lisa Gerrard

Modern Times

politics

Modern Times

Europe points to a fractured future.

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