Mar 22, 20177 Comments
While a banking inquiry draws ever nearer, property investment lending is now in the target sights of financial regulators as concerns about apartment building grow, write Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer.
Mar 16, 201714 Comments
The only real gas crisis is that suppliers are artificially keeping supply low to drive up prices, writes freelance journalist Claire Connelly.
Guy RundleMar 16, 201729 Comments
Let Turnbull try to build his new dam. The seeds of capitalism's destruction are already sown.
Bernard KeaneMar 16, 201735 Comments
Malcolm Turnbull put some old skills to good use yesterday - but his Snowy Hydro proposal will never happen.
Bernard KeaneMar 15, 201743 Comments
We're abandoning good policymaking in Australia and parasites like the mining industry are to blame.
Bernard KeaneMar 14, 201729 Comments
Allowing access to super to improve housing affordability is bad policy that takes away the one good thing we're doing for younger Australians to hand yet another win to older Australians.
Mar 14, 201718 Comments
Mark McGowan should quickly move to increase royalties on the mining companies, writes former head of Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet John Menadue.
Mar 10, 201713 Comments
The east-coast gas crisis demands decisive action and there is a way out for Malcolm Turnbull. It'll ruffle some feathers but he's going to lose the next election anyway, so why not? Macro Business editor David Llewellyn-Smith reports.
Bernard KeaneMar 9, 201728 Comments
The "crisis" in gas supply has been a long time coming and the Coalition's war on climate policy has made it worse.
Alan DaviesMar 8, 201714 Comments
The Victorian government says "it's tackling housing affordability head on", but its new housing initiatives are mostly about keeping up appearances.