BusinessThink analysis of the 2018 budget

A panel of UNSW Business School experts have assessed the 2018 federal budget - the major items and the details. The roundtable discussion was streamed live, and is available for viewing now.


The BusinessThink 2018 Budget Briefing roundtable on Wednesday gathered UNSW Business School experts to analyse the 2018 federal budget, including discussion on R&D funding changes, personal tax cuts, company tax changes, dropping plans for the Medicare levy increase, changes to superannuation, as well as discussion of the Australian economy.

All academics who took part in the roundtable are available for interviews.

Professor Richard Holden

Expert areas: Macroeconomic impacts, business, and employment.

Contact: 02 9385 4700 or 0409 446 296 |  

Professor John Piggott

Expert areas: John is an expert in superannuation and taxation and is Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research.

Contact: 02 9385 5903 |

Lecturer Kathrin Bain

Can discuss GST compliance, Alternative tax models, and tax simplification
Contact: 02 9385 9541 |

Professor Fiona Martin

​​​​Expert areas: Tax transparency of multi-national corporations, GST, charities, not-for-profits, and indigenous Australians.

Contact: 02 9385 9558 | 0432 065787 |