Big Business

There Will Be Consequences
6 June 2024

There Will Be Consequences

In this article, John Roskam contextualises and disseminates the IPA’s research on national defence, and its role in the Australian way of life. Attack yourself and you’ll soon have no one to defend yourself 6 June was the anniversary of both D-Day, and of one of the greatest speeches ever delivered by ‘The Great Communicator’. Forty years after the Normandy
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Elitist Bullies At Woolies
25 January 2024

Elitist Bullies At Woolies

In this article, Daniel Wild contextualises and disseminates the findings of the IPA’s research into Australians’ attitudes to the involvement of big businesses in politics. Big Business is way out of touch with ordinary Australians Entirely missing the lesson from their shellacking in the Voice to parliament referendum, the usual suspects of activists and Australia’s big corporates have continued their
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Elitist Board Tarnishing The Reputation Of Woolies
16 January 2024

Elitist Board Tarnishing The Reputation Of Woolies

In this article, Daniel Wild contextualises and disseminates the findings of the IPA’s research into Australians’ attitudes to the involvement of big businesses in politics. Woolworths is trying to pull the wool over the eyes of Australians by asserting its choice to pull Australia Day merchandise from its shelves was a commercial decision. To be sure, its announcement claimed the
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Daniel Wild On Big Corporations Trying To Cancel Australia Day Mornings 3AW – 12 January 2024
12 January 2024

Daniel Wild On Big Corporations Trying To Cancel Australia Day Mornings 3AW – 12 January 2024

The Institute of Public Affairs’ Daniel Wild joined Heidi Murphy on 3AW Mornings to discuss IPA research on Australians’ attitudes to the involvement of big businesses in politics. All media posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research. Below is a transcript of the interview. Heidi Murphy: I mentioned before the break
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IPA Poll: Attitude To Big Business Playing Politics
22 December 2023

IPA Poll: Attitude To Big Business Playing Politics

The poll was commissioned jointly by the Institute of Public Affairs and ADVANCE and was conducted by Insightfully.  It forms part of the largest and most comprehensive post-referendum exit-survey undertaken. The poll was conducted between 12-19 October 2023 with a sample of 3,526 Australian voters with a margin of error ± 1.7% at a 95% confidence interval using a combination
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Bran Black Has The Hardest Job In Australia
5 October 2023

Bran Black Has The Hardest Job In Australia

In this article, John Roskam contextualises and disseminates the findings of the IPA’s research into the growth of red tape in Australia, and how that affects Australian businesses. The new boss of the lobby group for big business is described as “Mr Nice Guy”, but that will do nothing to push back against the government’s enthusiasm for drowning business in
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Big Business Has Lost Its Voice In Debate On Economic Reform
10 August 2023

Big Business Has Lost Its Voice In Debate On Economic Reform

CEOs today are more likely to adopt social causes than policy agendas and have opinions more in common with a typical cadet journalist at the ABC than with Milton Friedman. Here’s a question. If you were Matt Comyn, the Commonwealth Bank chief executive who’s just announced a record profit of $10 billion, and whose pay has gone up 50 per cent
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Australia’s Future with Tony Abbott: Woke Corporates Dividing Australia
5 July 2023

Australia’s Future with Tony Abbott: Woke Corporates Dividing Australia

See below for show notes: Former Prime Minister and Distinguished Fellow of the IPA, Tony Abbott, and the IPA’s Deputy Executive Director Daniel Wild discuss how big woke corporations are dividing Australia as a result of their massive funding campaign for the Voice to parliament. Tony also shares his insights on the future of the centre-right, and draws on the
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Australia’s Future with Tony Abbott: Australia Day Is A Day Of Celebration
23 January 2023

Australia’s Future with Tony Abbott: Australia Day Is A Day Of Celebration

See below for show notes: Former Prime Minister and IPA Distinguished Fellow Tony Abbott and IPA Deputy Executive Director Daniel Wild discuss Tony’s future in politics, the woke big businesses which want to cancel Australia Day, and the big tech censorship surrounding the Voice to Parliament. Find out more at australia.ipa.org.au
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Labor, Big Business Mugged By Reality On Net Zero
3 June 2022

Labor, Big Business Mugged By Reality On Net Zero

“An energy crisis of chronic supply shortages and explosive price hikes is gripping the country as a direct and immediate result of net zero,” said Dr Kevin You, Research Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs. New Climate Change and Energy Minister Chris Bowen on Thursday refused the opportunity to rule out appealing to Australia’s coal-fired power generators to help
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