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One issue is that toilet paper is subject to GST despite being a hygiene product.
by Brendan O'Reilly - 12/10/2018 - 10 comments
Once upon a time, renewables were touted as a way of preventing extreme depletion of scarce fossil fuels that would drive their prices to destructively high levels.
by Geoff Carmody - 10/10/2018 - 13 comments
To be sure, charging infrastructure and range are still key concerns in consumers' minds regarding EVs.
by Tsvetana Paraskova - 10/10/2018 - 7 comments
Power prices are not an issue that should ever have become hostage to politics, and they are not one that will be ignored in an election campaign.
by Graham Young - 2/10/2018 - 33 comments
The outages from Iran are worse than most analysts expected, and bottlenecks in the US shale patch could prevent non-OPEC supply from plugging the gap.
■ So far, US 10 year bond yields have not risen to reflect increases in the Fed Funds rate. By the end of this business cycle, they will.
by Michael Knox - 27/09/2018 - 1 comment
The latest revenue projections for the US cannabis industry shows a revenue decrease for medicinal cannabis from $5.9 billion in 2017 to $4.3 billion in 2018.
by Stephen Thornton - 20/09/2018 - 6 comments
Our livestock export industry not only provides affordable protein to some of the world’s poorest people; it also provides Australians with 13,000 jobs.
by David Leyonhjelm - 18/09/2018 - 26 comments
But beyond the technical analysis, oil prices also face some questions on the fundamentals.
The call on whether to cut corporate taxes, versus spending our tax dollar on schools and hospitals is an issue of importance to all of us.
by Peter Bowden - 10/09/2018 - 21 comments
It’s not just the finance industry - there are scandals as far as the eye can see.
by Nicholas Gruen - 3/09/2018 - 15 comments
The RBA should consider alternative approaches, such as nominal GDP targeting or an approach which augments inflation targeting with a mandate to promote financial stability.
by Gene Tunny - 29/08/2018 - 7 comments


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