True wages growth, and true price growth, is probably less than the official figures suggest – meaning there’s no need for alarm about inflation in Australia.
With massive job losses and uncertainty a recent memory for Australia’s casual workforce, will they be willing to return to a working situation that treated them so poorly in the pandemic?
New Fellows elected in recognition of their excellence in the social sciences.
With inflation on the rise, people are looking for safe havens for their money – and markets that were considered riskier in the past are now looking increasingly attractive.
Good decisions can be systematised. We are tantalisingly close, but there’s work to do yet.
The 2022 Times Higher Education rankings also saw psychology and business and economics subjects move up the list.
Without academic freedom and rule of law it’s hard to see how China’s economy can continue to grow so fast.
The US debt ceiling is a form of self-delusion: a limit imposed on a borrower by the borrower itself. Australia had one until the Coalition and the Greens abolished it.
Latest underemployment and labour force figures underscore gender inequalities and suggest disadvantages are passing to future generations.
Chinese authorities have an intriguing, if troubling, option in handling the Evergrande crisis.