Posts Tagged by Australia
|September 23, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
The IMF has spotlighted a fundamental reform that most governments have tried to keep hidden for decades: common wealth.
|June 12, 2014||Posted by Catherine Cashmore under Editorials|
Our contributor Down Under explains what’s really behind the protests that won’t go away in Australia, behind even the austerity.
|May 20, 2014||Posted by Catherine Cashmore under Editorials|
Liberal and Labor alike have for decades ignored the role of land in their economic modelling – this latest budget does, too.
|May 9, 2014||Posted by Catherine Cashmore under Editorials|
Most people scramble for the crumbs instead of stand up to the powers imposing austerity while raking in fortunes.
|May 1, 2014||Posted by Catherine Cashmore under Editorials|
The media’s cheering for the economy is like the old joke of the operation being a success but the patient died.
|April 29, 2014||Posted by Catherine Cashmore under Editorials|
Our aggregate economic activity rises and falls over time. Why? And why can’t the pros predict it?
|April 19, 2014||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
Ayn Rand fans, Heritage Action, are mad: US taxpayers have subsidized a loan for crony capitalist Gina Rinehart.
|March 31, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Australia’s MacroBusiness notes that outsiders with money bid up the price of land so locals can’t afford it, unless they tax it first.
|March 7, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Readers of the business press Down Under get the goods on taxes and economics in clearly argued editorials.
|February 21, 2014||Posted by Staff under Environmental|
Having trouble keeping up? How many records can be broken at once before that becomes a new record, too?
|January 21, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles, High Cost of Land|
In Australia, mortgages are crowding out business loans, which must reach a tipping point some time, if the economy lags.
|January 18, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
Australia’s Macro Business news site has more good news for its readers: a revenue policy that really works.
|January 7, 2014||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
Because we get to keep the rental value our land commands, rather than pay it to our community, we’re all turned into speculators.