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The one graph that proves ScoMo’s ‘corporate profits will lift wages’ is bullshit

The one graph that proves ScoMo’s ‘corporate profits will lift wages’ is bullshit

Despite Scott Morrison's insistence, there's no link between company profits and higher wages. In fact, if there is a link, it may be a negative one.

Yet another area of the economy the Abbott-Turnbull governments have mangled

Yet another area of the economy the Abbott-Turnbull governments have mangled

Pretty much the only area of the economy that has improved under Malcolm Turnbull (and, earlier, Tony Abbott) is company profits -- but even then, only for a select few companies. And those working in construction haven't been so lucky.

Treasurer, here’s a new recruit to the ranks of the taxed-nots

Treasurer, here’s a new recruit to the ranks of the taxed-nots

Forget Scott Morrison's taxed and taxed-nots -- his big problem this week was some shocking results from two of the country's biggest companies, write Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane.

The tough life of Australian companies under the carbon price

The tough life of Australian companies under the carbon price

Australian companies are doing very nicely, thank you, despite the apparent burden of a carbon price. Bernard Keane and Glenn Dyer find that the alarmism surrounding the carbon tax is rubbish.