October 26, 2017 2
The ABS is changing the way it measures inflation and the results might disappoint inflation hawks, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
July 26, 2017 4
Wages are stagnant! Woohoo! ... who hasn't been stitched up by their mum? ... Adani's coal-free PR ...
October 26, 2016 1
New inflation data shows a small rise in prices, but it's mostly down to the weather.
July 29, 2016 2
Australia may soon face a monetary policy challenge other countries are dealing with of very low interest rates -- the product of an economy where pricing pressure is coming from governments, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
July 27, 2016 1
A low Consumer Price Index result suggests the Reserve Bank might cut interest rates again but it will be looking at underlying measures, not the headline rate, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
April 28, 2016 2
International reserve banks set to move. And other business tidbits of the day.
April 27, 2016
Tech stocks cop a hiding. And other business tidbits of the day.
October 28, 2015
The Bureau of Statistics said the most significant price rises this quarter were in international holiday travel and accommodation, property rates and charges and fruit.
July 22, 2015 4
A slightly stronger CPI result won't trouble the Reserve Bank but means workers are continuing to look at declining real wages, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
January 28, 2015
Inflation in the December quarter showed a marked slowing, but it's unlikely to lead to an interest rate cut, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.