Cryptocurrencies could lead to significant losses in tax revenue, write Richard Holden and Anup Malani.
The odds are that we get through 2018 without war, mass capital flight, or a housing crash. But all the risks are medium probability, warns Richard Holden, and the consequences could be dire.
Troubling borrowing and lending markers in the Australian housing market suggest that the lessons from the US mortgage meltdown have not been learned, writes Richard Holden.
Australia continues to see mixed signals across different aspects of the economic spectrum, writes Richard Holden.
Business conditions aren't translating to confidence, despite growing profits and jobs, writes Richard Holden.
The Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences has been awarded to Richard Thaler, an excellent choice that reflects an important shift in economics over the last three decades, Richard Holden writes.
The market welcomed statements from the US Federal Reserve and the RBA, but there isn't much to be happy about.
The US economy looks to be improving but Richard Holden warns that Australia is on shaky ground with low interest rates, high household debt and the Aussie dollar on the rise again.
Economic data is thin on the ground as central bankers converge on Jackson Hole for their annual meet and greet, writes Richard Holden.
Employment rising, consumer spending growing but wages are still stuck. Therein lies the problem for the Reserve Bank of Australia, writes Richard Holden.