October 18, 2017 5 Comments
While they were lecturing Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard about tax, Rio Tinto was engaged in massive destruction of shareholder wealth. Now the US corporate regulator is gunning for them.
October 18, 2017 19 Comments
There are a few tricks to Malcolm Turnbull's new energy policy. Here's how he did it.
October 17, 2017 13 Comments
The government's new energy regulation-based energy policy isn't about trying to avoid a fight with Tony Abbott -- but instead about a desperate government that needs a political weapon.
October 17, 2017 9 Comments
Our light-touch rules on MPs and lobbying are a relic from an age before politics was professional and lobbying was big business.
October 16, 2017 28 Comments
The problems of our failed electricity market are the same problems that crop up time and again when market economics is applied to crucial services.
October 13, 2017 3 Comments
If there's meaning in Twin Peaks: The Return, it lies in the meaninglessness of existence, and how we can best cope with it.
October 12, 2017 18 Comments
While endlessly talking about the importance of cybersecurity, the government has an all-care-no-responsibility attitude toward its defence data.
October 12, 2017 5 Comments
Don't ever think NSW Labor won't seize a political opportunity over principle any day of the week.
October 11, 2017 33 Comments
Keeping track of Tony Abbott's views on climate change can be a tough task. So we've assembled the most comprehensive list of climate positions since the days of Julius Caesar and Jesus of Nazareth.
October 11, 2017 17 Comments
If kicking the politicians out of policymaking is good enough in monetary policy, why isn't it good enough in energy?