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Saving coal-fired power stations will only make Australia worse off
Jan 27, 2021
The idea of saving failing firms and sectors through protectionism is older than economics itself, and so are the inevitable outcomes.
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Media Releases
Australia Day 2021: ‘We are one and free’
Jan 26, 2021
From Manly to Palm Beach and out to Duffys Forest and Cottage Point, residents will come together to reflect, respect and celebrate on Australia Day 2021.
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Publications
ASPI Voices from federal parliament: The promise of our federation
Dec 14, 2020
In the space of months, we've gone from a multi-billion-dollar 'back in black' surplus to a deficit higher than at any time since World War II. The inferno of Covid has exposed flaws in our systems and institutions that have been papered over in our three-decades-long economic expansion.
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Media Releases
Down, down, emissions are down
Dec 10, 2020
Down, down, emissions are down. That’s the call from one government MP, as updated projections confirm Australia is on track to meet and beat its 2030 Paris target, thanks to strong and practical action to reduce emissions by the Morrison Government.
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Media Releases
The feds ‘step in’ to save local infrastructure
Dec 8, 2020
The Federal Government has stepped in to guarantee bicycle and walking paths get built on the Northern Beaches.
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Opinion Pieces
Home First, Super Second
Dec 8, 2020
How is it that a nation inhabiting the least populated continent in the world, with some of the highest wages in the world (with the highest minimum wage in the world) cannot house all its people or create an affordable stock of housing?
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