Topic archives: thinktanks

Introducing the Crikey Economic Competitiveness Index Index

January 25, 2018 2

To celebrate the World Economic Forum meeting in Switzerland this week, Crikey compares economic competitiveness indices from around the globe.

Dear Angry White Men: HTFU, you’re not the victims

December 6, 2016 44

The longing for victimhood that preoccupies the right reflects not merely an attempt to distract from the realities of power, but a basic lack of resilience among older white males.

The benefits of diversity, cultural and intellectual

June 28, 2012 8

With the Gillard government being consistently outgunned and just plain monstered in public debate, it has more cause than ever to regret the departure of former finance minister Lindsay Tanner.

CIS’ position on cartels just doesn’t sit right

July 3, 2009 3

Isn’t the Centre for Independent Studies the advocate for free and open markets? If so, why are they publishing a paper arguing that cartels aren't really that bad?

Liberal Party insider throws the book at carbon-loving Howard

July 2, 2007

All of the Howard government's central claims in defence to its response to climate change are deliberately misleading, claims a new book by a Liberal insider.