coronavirus

“In Victoria Jobs Have Flatlined Since The Depths Of The Crisis”
16 June 2020

“In Victoria Jobs Have Flatlined Since The Depths Of The Crisis”

A daily email by free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs, providing the latest economic data and policy measures for journalists, commentators and IPA members. Daily IPA comment attributable to Cian Hussey, Research Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs: “The jobs data released today by the ABS demonstrate the devastating impact the lockdown measures are still having
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“An Ambitious And All-Encompassing Deregulation And Red Tape Elimination Agenda”
15 June 2020

“An Ambitious And All-Encompassing Deregulation And Red Tape Elimination Agenda”

A daily email by free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs, providing the latest economic data and policy measures for journalists, commentators and IPA members. Daily IPA comment attributable to Kurt Wallace, Research Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs: “Today’s announcement to cut red tape on the approval of major projects is a very positive beginning to
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“A Deep Rift Which Exists In Australian Society”
12 June 2020

“A Deep Rift Which Exists In Australian Society”

A daily email by free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs, providing the latest economic data and policy measures for journalists, commentators and IPA members. Daily IPA comment attributable to Dr Bella d’Abrera, Director of the Foundations of Western Civilisation Program at the Institute of Public Affairs: “The movement to pull down statues of certain historical figures in
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“Governments Took The Side Of Protesters Over Mainstream Australians”
11 June 2020

“Governments Took The Side Of Protesters Over Mainstream Australians”

A daily email by free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs, providing the latest economic data and policy measures for journalists, commentators and IPA members. Daily IPA comment attributable to Daniel Wild, Director of Research at the Institute of Public Affairs: “Federal and state governments took the side of protesters over mainstream Australians by failing to stop these
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“Any Delay In Moving Restrictions Would Rightly Be Seen As Hypocrisy”
10 June 2020

“Any Delay In Moving Restrictions Would Rightly Be Seen As Hypocrisy”

A daily email by free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs, providing the latest economic data and policy measures for journalists, commentators and IPA members. Daily IPA comment attributable to Dara Macdonald, Research Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs: “After months of forgoing funerals, weddings, and work, mainstream Australians will start to lose trust in their governments
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“The Political Class Took The Side Of Radical, Lawless Protestors”
9 June 2020

“The Political Class Took The Side Of Radical, Lawless Protestors”

A daily email by free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs, providing the latest economic data and policy measures for journalists, commentators and IPA members. Daily IPA comment attributable to Daniel Wild, Director of Research at the Institute of Public Affairs: “The inequitable application of the COVID-19 lockdown measures is a direct attack on Australia’s egalitarian, liberal democratic
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The Young IPA Podcast Episode 168: Coronavirus is over
5 June 2020

The Young IPA Podcast Episode 168: Coronavirus is over

  The protests are coming to Australia, but police aren’t handing out fines in Victoria. Therefore, social distancing regulations are dead – so let’s celebrate. We also talk the HomeBuilder scheme and pork-barrelling, as well as Nine and Newscorp losing their appeal to not be held legally responsible for what’s posted on their Facebook pages. Likes and dislikes this week
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“It Was Never Going To Be Possible To ‘Freeze’ And Then ‘Unfreeze’ The Economy”
5 June 2020

“It Was Never Going To Be Possible To ‘Freeze’ And Then ‘Unfreeze’ The Economy”

A daily email by free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs, providing the latest economic data and policy measures for journalists, commentators and IPA members. Daily IPA comment attributable to Cian Hussey, Research Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs: “The forecasts released today by the Parliamentary Budget Office demonstrate the devastating impact of the lockdowns.” “PBO’s most
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Cut Red Tape, Green Tape And Taxes – As Only The Private Sector Can Get Us Out Of Recession
4 June 2020

Cut Red Tape, Green Tape And Taxes – As Only The Private Sector Can Get Us Out Of Recession

All eyes were on the headline economic growth figure in the national accounts released on Wednesday, which shows the first quarter of negative growth since 2011. Despite the government claiming that the economy was in good health before COVID-19 arrived in Australia, upsetting 29 years of continuous economic growth, the truth is that the economy has been in the doldrums for quite
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“HomeBuilder Scheme Is A Gross Waste Of Taxpayer Money”
4 June 2020

“HomeBuilder Scheme Is A Gross Waste Of Taxpayer Money”

A daily email by free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs, providing the latest economic data and policy measures for journalists, commentators and IPA members. Daily IPA comment attributable to Gideon Rozner, Director of Policy at the Institute of Public Affairs: “The so-called HomeBuilder scheme is a gross waste of taxpayer money.” “This is a bank stimulus package
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