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Victoria's budget standstill as debt continues to mount

MEDIA RELEASE | Mikayla Novak

The Victorian government has today released a 'steady as she goes' budget which does not address the core challenge of restraining the size of government, according to free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs. In response to a fiscal...

Nanny state taxes: bigger than the carbon tax and mining tax combined

MEDIA RELEASE | Mikayla Novak

Nanny State taxes raised $13 billion in 2010-11, according to a new study by freemarket think tank the Institute of Public Affairs, Nanny State Taxes on Consumer Products: Soaking the Poor in 2012. This is greater than the combined revenue...

Carbon tax unconstitutional: legal opinion

MEDIA RELEASE | Tim Wilson

‘The carbon tax is unconstitutional according to a legal opinion from expert, Bryan Pape, commissioned by the Institute of Public Affairs and reported in the Australian Financial Review this morning', said Tim Wilson, Climate Change Policy...

An economists' guide to life

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE | John Roskam

If Ian Harper had been American instead of an Australian, and if he been a professor at the University of Chicago instead of the Melbourne Business School, Economics for Life would have been a hit on The New York Times bestseller list. As it is,...

New poll: Households concerned about energy and food prices

MEDIA RELEASE | Tim Wilson

‘Australians are most concerned about electricity costs of all the major household expenses', a new poll commissioned by the Institute of Public Affairs found, said Policy Director, Tim Wilson, today. Mr Wilson's comments follow a Galaxy...

Does Australia have a Productivity Growth Problem?

OCCASIONAL PAPER | Sinclair Davidson and Ashton de Silva

Ever since Paul Krugman stated that productivity was ‘almost everything', policy makers have been obsessed with improving it. This focus has led to a great deal of policy confusion. Productivity is important, but it is not an active policy...

IPA State Business Tax Calculator 2011

OCCASIONAL PAPER | Mikayla Novak

IPA State Business Tax Calculator.

IPA State Business Tax Calculator 2011 - Fact Sheets

OCCASIONAL PAPER | Mikayla Novak

IPA State Business Tax Calculator 2011 - Fact Sheets

Resources States Steal March on Low Business Taxes

MEDIA RELEASE | Mikayla Novak

The mineral-rich jurisdictions of the Northern Territory and Western Australia are maintaining a low-tax gap compared to states on the eastern seaboard, in particular New South Wales and Queensland, according to the free market think tank the...

Submission to inquiry into the Mineral Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 and related bills

SUBMISSION | Mikayla Novak and Alan Moran

Submission to inquiry into the Mineral Resource Rent Tax Bill 2011 and related bills

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