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Galahs whinge about inflation result as reality bites

Galahs whinge about inflation result as reality bites

Australia's economy is splitting between a market-controlled sector of low inflation and low wages growth, and a government-controlled sector where things are more like they used to be.

Reserve Bank slaps down monetary galahs

Reserve Bank slaps down monetary galahs

The Reserve Bank has made clear what it thinks of the campaign from neoliberals to push interest rates up out of a fetish for tighter monetary policy.

Let’s change the rules on career politicians

Let’s change the rules on career politicians

A Crikey reader asks: is it time to clean house? Plus other responses to last week's stories.

US wage growth falls as the Trump buyback bonanza continues

US wage growth falls as the Trump buyback bonanza continues

As wages growth sputters in the US amidst the biggest share buyback boom in history, the Financial Review finally acknowledges reality on company tax cuts.

The Fin ties itself in knots to justify exorbitant CEO pay

The Fin ties itself in knots to justify exorbitant CEO pay

Shareholders of CSL, rightly, told the board to go jump when the board proposed an enormous payrise for the CEO and directors. But don't expect to read that in the Financial Review.

War of words over Australian profits, losses

War of words over Australian profits, losses

Fading Financial Review supremo Michael Gill made the audacious claim that his main daily print competitor The Australian "loses $70 million a year".

China boom could turn to bust

China boom could turn to bust

Why does the world think China's past performance is a guarantee of its future results?, asks Adam Schwab.