GST increase on the cards?
Governments will rely on taxation to repair the fiscal damage wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic, and that will likely mean a GST rise, even if there are better, but politically unpalatable, alternatives.
The struggles for small business
Without policies to address the core needs of small business, Victoria's second wave of COVID-19 restrictions will be a killer blow.
Not so fast, BoJo
Negotiating a trade deal within 12 months is wishful thinking on the British PM's part.
G20 stalemate raises questions for Australia
The lack of meaningful progress on the US-China trade war clouds Australia's geopolitical future.
Forgotten people strike back
Brexit and the 'yellow vest' protests in Paris are symptoms of a growing discontent among people economically abandoned by globalisation.
Dragging the chain on SDGs progress
A new report reveals Australia is lagging behind most wealthy nations in working towards the globally agreed goals.
Even in the new cryptocurrency world, cash remains king
In 1637, a mania for tulips fanned the world’s first speculative asset bubble. In 2018, Bitcoin looks a lot like this.
Jean Monnet Chair in Politics and Economics, Monash University
Senior Lecturer, Banking and Finance
Giovanni Di Lieto
Lecturer, International trade law, Monash Business School
Senior Lecturer, School of Languages, Cultures, Literatures and Linguistics
Chair, Monash Sustainable Development Institute (MSDI) and ClimateWorks Australia, Monash University
Research Program Manager, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Senior lecturer, banking and finance