There have been scores of inquiries into aged care since 1997. Will the royal commission do what the rest haven't?
Is the Productivity Commission part of a "neoliberal agenda"? And is that a bad thing? It depends on how rigorous you're prepared to be.
In taking a purely economic approach to banking competition, the Productivity Commission failed to recognise the politics of big companies.
Scott Morrison likes the idea of putting "integrity officers" into the big banks. He should start with politics first.
Drought relief isn't needed by most farmers, who are prepared for drought. In fact, it discourages them from making the right decisions to achieve resilience.
Good morning, early birds. Treasurer Scott Morrison is set to accuse the big four banks of exploiting customers following a new Productivity Commission report. Plus, the sharks start to circle Labor MP Emma Husar. It's the news you need to know, with Chris Woods.
At a time when frank and fearless advice is sorely needed, the government has appointed one of its own to the Productivity Commission.
Is the government finally embracing the fact that drought assistance merely punishes farmers who do the right thing?