February 23, 2018 11
When company tax cut spruikers insist the low rate of tax actually paid by companies is because they don't make profits, some scepticism is warranted.
February 7, 2018 4
Say what you like about the Americans, but their corporate regulators make ours look like PC Plod.
February 6, 2018 12
While Wesfarmers' own business lobby group was calling for tax cuts, its management was wasting billions in dud overseas ventures.
January 30, 2018 7
The government's enthusiasm for defence protectionism -- strongly backed by Labor -- isn't just idiotic, it's immoral.
January 23, 2018 24
Having a culture war over electric vehicles can be very dangerous. It's funny what you might end up supporting.
January 19, 2018 8
Alarm bells will be ringing with the Liberals as industry super stretches its lead over retail super in returns for members.
January 19, 2018 42
Increases in private health insurance premiums are set to hurt household budgets by $750 a year -- and deepen the appalling intergenerational theft private health insurance represents.
January 18, 2018 10
Does poor management of outsourcing by governments breed laziness and incompetence in major companies? The collapse of a major UK company poses serious questions for a key tenet of neoliberalism.
December 19, 2017 13
The process for developing animal welfare standards for Australian industry is broken -- something the government was told a long time ago by the Productivity Commission.
November 23, 2017 4
The arrival of Amazon is only the latest threat to retailing, which has been enduring structural change in the economy now for years.