India: the next manufacturing giant?

By · April 18th, 2021

Is the power of the manufacturing shifting to India’s hands? Join Ishika as she utilises empirical evidence to draw parallels between India’s current position and China’s past ascension into the industry.

Economic inequality is rising. What can we do about it?

By · April 12th, 2021

Join Diego as he delves into the economic inequality, leaving us with some insightful recommendations.

UBI: A Radical Fringe Theory or a Pragmatic Path Forward?

By · April 8th, 2021

The promise of Universal Basic Income (UBI), as popularised by Andrew Yang’s 2020 US presidential candidacy, has been the subject of widespread debate in recent years. Join Henry, as he provides an insight into the rationale behind this lucrative concept in public policy, and discusses its potential implications for the Australian economy.

Female Economic Empowerment: How soon is now?

By · April 2nd, 2021

Danielle Attwood discusses female economic empowerment in the context of the recent political scandals.

Men are from Masks, Women are from Kleenex: The economic impact of COVID 19 on Australian men and women

By · March 31st, 2021

What lessons can governments learn from COVID 19 to guide future responses to recession? Join Edward Meehan as he unpacks what the economic impacts of the last year’s events can tell us about the role of gender in the Australian economy.

Single-Use Plastics Ban: What does it mean for the economy?

By · March 31st, 2021

It is indisputably established that a single-use plastics ban is environmentally advantageous. But what does it mean for the wider economy? Join Sohan in his exploration and predication of the economic consequences.

Bonds, Yields and Inflation: Why The Recent Bond Market Volatility Matters

By · March 22nd, 2021

In recent weeks, the prices of American and Australian government bonds have plummeted. What does all this mean for the wider economy? Join Pinidu as he explores the implications of this recent market episode on growing inflation fears, interest rates, and much more.

The Bid Idea: What the World Could Learn from Auction Theory

By · March 10th, 2021

Join Lawrence as he delves into auction theory breaking down a historically rich procedure in many markets across the globe.

$663,000 HECS debts and the Government’s new strategy

By · September 11th, 2020

Is the Government’s plan to abolish $663,000 HECS debts a necessary measure to minimise wastage of public funds, or is it taking things too far? Gabriel Chenkov-Shaw investigates.

The economics of free childcare in Australia

By · September 3rd, 2020

Few countries in the world require children to be in a classroom before they turn 6. Could Australia use this crisis to step into the breach? Charlie Francis takes a look.

The money tree: How the Americans and Brits responded to COVID

By · August 24th, 2020

How does Australia’s economic response to COVID-19 compare to the rest of the world? Join Pinidu as he takes a scalpel to assess the stimulus packages from Washington and Westminster.

How aged care wages paint a powerful narrative of glaring inequality

By · August 19th, 2020

An insightful articulation by Hugo of the medical sector’s changes in lifestyle.

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