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Australia’s weak labour market causes NZ migration slump

Weakened labour markets in Australia and New Zealand have resulted in a significant slump in net ...  
Inflation worse under Coalition than Labor, contrary to Morrison's claims

Scott Morrison’s latest scare campaign claims interest rates and inflation will be worse under ...  
Living standards tumbling in Australia despite booming national wealth

Households are getting a lower share of the nation’s income than ever before, despite total ...  
House prices skyrocket and social housing collapses under the Coalition

Under the current Coalition Government, provision of public housing has fallen to an all-time low ...  
Morrison Government humiliates Australia at G20

As Prime Minister Scott Morrison met world leaders in Rome on Saturday, he represented a country a ...  
Full employment not necessarily the holy grail in a flexible market economy

Alternative economists have long argued that the pathway to perfectly functioning markets does not ...  
China may be Morrison's last hope for re-election

Having failed Australia through environmental and health catastrophes, Scott Morrison will likely ...  
Perrottet pushes mass migration harder than Morrison

NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet appears to have backed an 'explosive surge' of 400,000 migrants a ...  
The Goward's punch

The Financial Review taps Pru Goward on the padded shoulder to spruik on the underclass from her ...  
Flashback 2016: Whence the Commonweal: The rise of the dunces

Now linked to the ICAC investigation, Premier Dominic Perrottet is proving a poor choice to lead ...  
Australian economy languishes while Ireland, Singapore, NZ soar

The Independent Australia Ranking on Economic Management (IAREM) for 2021 reveals Ireland leading ...  
Update of Australia’s biggest ever labour trafficking scam

The Government is contemplating a substantial increase in immigration, so it's worth reflecting on ...  
Environment in peril as Premier urged to increase population

To achieve post-pandemic recovery, the NSW Government is advising an immigration surge that would ...  
Skilling Australians Fund: A fee for no service

Poorly drafted legislation to levy businesses that sponsor migrants for a work visa has resulted ...  
How we are trying to buy an identity in capitalist economies

Trade deals are not really about trade.  
China versus USA: The demographic dimensions

As the China versus USA battle for world supremacy continues to hot up, it’s worth considering ...  
Hitting the snooze button on Big Australia in the wake of COVID-19

Post pandemic, it will take more than just vaccines to put us on the road to a new and ecologic ...  
Partner visas the big winner in new Migration Program

The Government clearly let politics influence the migration outcome, issuing way more partner ...  

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