Scott Morrison said the quarter’s weakness was broad based but the dominant cause of the contraction was the decline of 3.2% in new business investment.
After the national accounts showed the economy going backwards in the September quarter, Scott Morrison called for "partners" in the parliament to drive the government's economic plan through.
Employees who ‘cut corners’ at tend to be morally compromised, low in conscientiousness, self-focused and impulsive.
Social media communication like Twitter can influence investor decisions in an unequal way and whether the company intends it or not, research finds.
Five tips on how to spend in a way that contributes to social movements this Christmas.
New research shows the harsh realities of getting by on a low income and highlights how help for those doing it tough needs to change.
The "no" result from Italy's referendum is likely to brew political and economic uncertainty for some time yet.
Chinese debt levels are unsustainable and its plan is more of the same. China needs real market reform if it is to avoid a debt crisis.
The new president of the Business Council of Australia Grant King will need to change his message on company tax and other issues to really remain relevant.
Changes to construction material requirements from negotiations on the ABCC will give Australian steelmakers a chance to step-up.
Despite worries about a new Asian Financial Crisis, much has changed since the last one in 1997. Even if a crisis were to materialise, it would look quite different from that of two decades ago.
The market for water entitlements is worth tens of billions, encouraging investors to raise funds and get involved. But the data shows they aren't having a big impact on prices.
US GDP data points to a US rate rise in December, and Australia's housing affordability problem won't be helped by current declining building approvals.
There are still a few real-world tests the Diverted Profits Tax or "Google Tax" will have to face before the government can claim it's among the toughest in the world.
A group of experts dissect what the re-introduction of the ABCC means for the construction industry and its workers.
The government has agreed to report some budget numbers on a per capita basis. But there's a lot more to do in how we talk about numbers.
Even if Italy votes for changes that will make it easier for the government to pass economic reforms, the country's economy will still be in trouble.