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Bryan Kavanagh

Bryan Kavanagh was employed in the Australian Taxation Office and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia as a real estate valuer before co-founding a private real estate valuation practice in Melbourne in 1997.

He is also a research associate of the Land Values Research Group, producing a report “Unlocking the Riches of Oz: a case study of real estate bubbles 1972 to 2006” in May 2007.

Mr Kavanagh has had papers published in his professional magazine, Australia and New Zealand Property Journal, and newspaper and magazine articles forecasting the current financial collapse. He blogs at

Author's website:

Decentralisation made easy
Economics - 14/07/2017 - 5 comments
Land prices are not simply a matter of supply and demand
Economics - 4/08/2016 - 3 comments
Could a 137 year-old equation explain the financial collapse?
Economics - 29/03/2016 - 8 comments
Australia's land price conundrum
Economics - 19/05/2015 - 10 comments
Economic rents must become partof the public discourse
Economics - 28/08/2014 - 12 comments
The Henry Tax Review: pearls before swine?
Economics - 28/02/2014 - 16 comments
Without revenue reform this is a pointless election
Economics - 7/08/2013 - 2 comments
Land prices are much more than a function of supply and demand
Economics - 26/03/2013 - 3 comments
Global financial collapse: What’s happening to us?
Economics - 27/04/2012 - 24 comments
Double Entry - a good account
Economics - 6/01/2012 - 25 comments
A way to make a market-based economy work.
Economics - 12/10/2011 - 4 comments
The third way: why business and unions are both wrong
Economics - 24/08/2011 - 5 comments
Post-industrial, post-cognitive
Economics - 28/07/2011 - 6 comments
Rent revenue for a resilient society
April 2011 Feature - 20/04/2011 - 6 comments
You can't explain real estate bubbles by zoning controls
Economics - 28/01/2011
Gluing economies with economic rent
Economics - 22/11/2010 - 6 comments
For whom are we voting on August 21st?
Economics - 5/08/2010 - 4 comments
A decentralised Australia?
Domestic Politics - 13/07/2010 - 9 comments
RSPT is not some weird tax invented by Ken Henry
Economics - 3/06/2010 - 26 comments
Resource rents - a counter revolution
Economics - 18/05/2010 - 5 comments
Taxes and tea parties
Domestic Politics - 24/03/2010 - 17 comments
Paternalism (‘we know better than you what to do with your money’)
Economics - 5/02/2010 - 18 comments
Propping up Australian real estate
November 2009 Feature - 13/01/2010 - 42 comments

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