Last week’s ABS employment data raised the usual discussion about unemployment trends across the country.
By Ged Kearney, ACTU President Malcolm Turnbull’s recent description of budget management as a ‘moral challenge’ suggests that he is aware of the complex, real world stakes at play.
By Ged Kearney, President of the ACTU Today is Equal Pay Day.
The long awaited return of Parliament is tomorrow, and there are plenty of interesting storylines to look out for as the 45th Parliament begins.
One of the defining concepts that underpins much of Malcolm Turnbull's economic ideas - and pretty much every conservative government going back to Reagan and Thatcher in the 1980s - is the belief in "trickle down".