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Economics and the economy

This section includes papers on the management of Queensland's economy.

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Our changing economy - state by state

Greg Jericho writes in The Guardian (22.11.16) that the latest figures on economic growth in individual states show wildly different ... More »

Bio-savvy: how Australia can build a stronger biotechnology industry

Policy Online carries a link (24.10.16) to a McKell Institute research report which details 'how to protect Australia’s position as a top inv... More »

PRRT explained: why aren’t we benefitting from the resource tax?

John Freebairn writes in The Conversation (31.10.16) about how the petroleum resource rent tax must be reformed by the federal government ... More »

Piketty challenges us to consider if we need to rein in wealth inequality

Frank Stilwell writes in The Conversation (26.10.16) about the latest musings from leading French economist, Thomas Piketty, pointing out ... More »

CommSec State of the States report highlights Queensland population growth

Jorge Branco reports in the Brisbane Times (24.10.16) on the release of the latest CommSec 'State of the States' report, which again highl... More »

7 reports in 7 days: How well is Queensland's economy performing?

The ABC's Chris O'Brien reports (17.10.16) on a series of independent analyses of the Queensland economy released in the last week, summarising the... More »

The stretched rubber band: banks, houses, debt and vulnerability in Australia

Policy Online carries a link (13.10.16) to a blog post by Tom Conley which suggests that there are inherent vulnerabilities in the Au... More »

ACOSS report: Poverty in Australia 2016

Policy Online carries a link (16.10.16) to an Australian Council of Social Service report which highlights that nearly three mil... More »

Future of Queensland probed to develop blueprint for the state

Felicity Caldwell reports in the Brisbane Times (5.10.16) on analysis from Deloitte Access Economics of the Queensland economy and its pos... More »

Will social impact bonds change the world?

Mike Steketee writes in Inside Story (4.10.16) about the interest shown by some governments in Australia for implementing 'social impact b... More »

What impact do house prices have on household debt and labour supply in Australia?

Policy Online carries a link (28.9.16) to an Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute report which explores the nature an... More »

Diversify or die: Lynham's warning for Queensland's economy

Cameron Atfield reports in the Brisbane Times (17.9.16) on comments regarding the need to diversify the state's economy and its energy sou... More »

Coal's death would not kill economy: Australia Institute

The ABC's Peter Ryan reports (16.9.16) on the release of an Australia Institute report outlining how the cessation of coal exploration or mine... More »

Choosing opportunity: a policy blueprint for a fairer Australia

Policy Online carries a link (8.9.16) to a McKell Institute report which outlines 'a policy blueprint for ensuring greater equality o... More »

A history of failed reform: why Australia needs a banking royal commission

Thomas Clarke writes in The Conversation (12.9.16) about past attempts through government inquiries to improve banking and financial secto... More »

New migrants on board the budget-cut omnibus

Peter Mares writes in Inside Story (9.9.16) about the federal government's proposed 'budget repair' measures, included among which is a li... More »

By 2030, ‘no Australian child will be living in poverty’ – why can’t we promise that?

Wendy Stone and colleagues write in The Conversation (7.9.16) about the problems of income inequality and housing unavailability, factors ... More »

The budget is the greatest moral challenge of our time? Bollocks

Warwick Smith writes for the Per Capita think tank (31.8.16) about the persistent and ill-founded claims from federal Coalition MPs, including the ... More »

It's not just the economy, stupid; it's whether the economy is fair

In The Conversation (29.8.16), in the first article of a new series on globalisation, Wesley Widmaler, among others, writes about eco... More »

Inequality: the facts and the future

Policy Online carries a link (21.8.16) to a Chifley Research Centre report on the threat of greater levels of inequality between the wealt... More »

The electorate has spoken, but Turnbull's speech shows he hasn't listened

Saul Eslake discusses Malcolm Turnbull's first major economic address since the July federal election, commenting that it was the kind of speech on... More »

An Industry Policy for Queensland

Paul Boreham and Chris Salisbury provide an overview of innovation-led industry policies that engage in long-run strategic investments to create an... More »

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What next for economic policy and the economy?

Geoff Dow argues that the development of economic policy needs to be founded on a clearer understanding of economic growth, debt, government spendi... More »

Four qualities that helped small businesses survive the end of the resources boom

Jerad A. Ford and colleagues write in The Conversation (28.7.16) about the factors that have seen many small regional Queensland businesse... More »

Crippling rural debt looms as biggest threat to our beef producers

Mark McGovern writes in The Conversation (29.7.16) about the financial problems besetting Queensland's beef industry, suggesting what the ... More »

 
 

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