As a piece of economic management, the Coalition Government’s second MYEFO should come in for significant and serious criticism. It shows a deteriorating budget position and a deteriorating economy, but Read More
17 Dec 2014 in Inclusive Prosperity
Australia risks signing up to a sub-standard free trade agreement with China because the Abbott Government is more interested in the politics than in the economics of trade. Tony Abbott is Read More
15 Oct 2014 in Inclusive Prosperity
The Australian economy has entered its 23rd year of expansion, an achievement that is almost unsurpassed in our economic history. But this expansion has also seen record levels of inequality develop, Read More
13 Aug 2014 in Inclusive Prosperity
First published by the Australian Financial Review. Recently a friend showed me the template of a graph currently circulating within one of Australia’s best-funded think tanks. It was titled “Framework for Read More
15 Jul 2014 in Inclusive Prosperity
The Chifley Research Centre hosting Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz in conversation with shadow treasurer Chris Bowen and Chifley Research Centre Executive Director Michael Cooney on the economic perils facing Read More
02 Jul 2014 in Inclusive Prosperity
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Cameron Clyne is the former CEO of National Australia Bank and now chairman of advisory firm Camel Partners and a
Professor Carol Johnson - Carol is an Adjunct Professor of Politics at the University of Adelaide and has written extensively
Catherine King is the Shadow Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development.
David Coats is in Australia as a Visitor at the Chifley Research Centre. He is a research fellow at the
Dr Gabrielle Kuiper has a background in science, sustainability and urban planning. She was previously Senior Adviser, Climate Change, Energy
Emma Maiden is the former Assistant Secretary of Unions NSW. She is currently Head of Advocacy for Uniting, leading their
Erin Watt is the National Secretary of the Labor Environment Action Network. Erin is a National Political Coordinator for United
Jim Chalmers MP is Shadow Treasurer, and the federal Labor Member for Rankin. Prior to his election he was
Linda Tirado is a completely average American. She also has good rants about how much it sucks to be poor
Dr Lindy Edwards is the Associate Head of School in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University
Terri Butler is the Shadow Minister for the Environment and Water, and the federal Labor Member for Griffith, Queensland.
Tim Kennedy is national secretary of the United Workers Union, organising for secure jobs and a fair Australia.