To drive living standards upward we need new technologies to relentlessly improve productivity.
The notion of a trade-off between health measures and the economy is not supported by data from 45 countries.
The treasurer says 2018 was a year of two halves, but there were signs of a downturn well before mid year.
It’s important to interrogate the key factors that pushed countries from Third World to First World status in the 20th century. Asia’s experiences hold many lessons for Africa.
Was Shadow Treasurer Chris Bowen right to say that the Coalition presided over the most sustained fall in our living standards since records began?