David Baker talks with ABC News Breakfast about the significant issue of affordability for families needing childcare and how improvements could be made to government assistance funding to childcare that would see families better able to afford childcare services.
The Wages Crisis - Follow the Money - Episode 34
Why is Australia in the midst of a wages crisis? In this episode, Follow the Money explains how we got here.
Host: Ebony Bennett, Deputy Director at The Australia Institute // @ebony_bennett
Declare War on Global Warming, Say SA Voters as Climate Election Looms
New research from The Australia Institute, released just weeks out from the Federal Election, shows that a majority of South Australian voters want the government to mobilise
New Analysis: $77 billion goes to those earning over $180,000
New Australia Institute modelling shows that at least $77 billion of the lost revenue from the Morrison Government’s top-end tax cut plan will benefit those earning more than $180,000, and $64 billion of that figure will go to those who earn over $200,000.
Politicians are like magicians, tricking us into looking at the wrong things
by Richard Denniss
[Originally published on Guardian Australia, 17 April 2019]
Poll: North/South Divide on Climate Action Exposed as Political Myth
The much-hyped ‘North/South divide’ on climate action is a political misconception, according to new research from The Australia Institute.
Technophobia is the LNP's last bastion
by Richard Denniss
[Originally published in the Australian Financial Review, 16 April 2019]
Poll: 80% of Australians support a Federal Integrity Commission with strong powers
Four in five Australians support a Federal Integrity Commission and 76% agree it should have the ability to hold public hearings, according to new research from the Australia Institute.