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The professor made a number of claims that were just flat out wrong, surprising in an academic with some expertise in this area, having been at one time an electricity regulator.
by Graham Young - 17/08/2018 - 13 comments
What quality of life would we have with a population of 50 million?
by Kevin McCracken - 16/08/2018 - 12 comments
Utter baseness is a distinctive trait of Malthus - a baseness which can only he indulged in by a parson who sees human suffering as the punishment for sin.
by Barry York - 15/08/2018 - 20 comments
Why concentrate population growth in mega-cities already under strain while smaller cities and regions stagnate?
by Ross Elliott - 8/08/2018 - 8 comments
Humans are a funny species. They create settlements along fault lines that, on moving, can create catastrophe, killing thousands.
by Binoy Kampmark - 7/08/2018 - 9 comments
Big Australia may be where we are heading, but without a plan or a vision of what that actually entails and how to get there, the quality of life for Australians and future generations will be eroded.
by Tristan Prasser - 30/07/2018 - 15 comments
When trying to mix renewables with reliability, politicians face biased incentives. The consequences of not supplying enough capacity for a given reliability standard emerge after the event.
by Geoff Carmody - 26/07/2018 - 53 comments
With Australia's population set to hurtle past the 25 million mark in August there are renewed calls in Canberra for a significant reduction in the country's sky-high immigration intake.
by Rex Drabik - 20/07/2018 - 33 comments
The ACCC Electricity supply and prices inquiry final report is a tacit acknowledgement that current strategies for CO2 abatement will not work at an affordable price.
by Graham Young - 16/07/2018 - 15 comments
The point is that increasingly our CBDs are diversifying. Relying on an office market index now provides insight into only one aspect of the market.
by Ross Elliott - 12/07/2018 - 8 comments
For net interstate migration to have a similar economic impact relative to the existing population, that 1.7% would today need to equate to 85,000 people per annum.
by Ross Elliott - 15/06/2018 - 11 comments
We can design and create a Makarrata Commission that's a democratically elected, non-legislative body speaking on behalf of all our nation's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
by Rodney Crisp - 1/06/2018 - 51 comments


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