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Amazon Unveils a Two-pronged Strategy for Market Entry in Australia

Amazon’s decision to launch a two-pronged strategy for entry in the Australian retail market and replicate its fast-paced rollout in Spain seems to be magnifying the impact on Australian retailers. 783 more words

Australian Economy

A brutal reminder of macroeconomic incompetence

The GFC was over with in 2009 and now we are at the end of 2017. So what are we to make of this, other than they have no clue what’s gone wrong: 275 more words

Economic Theory And Policy

The Story ahead for Commodity Prices

With changing dynamics for commodities as seen in the recent past, many stocks are moving to-and-fro on the pendulum. While early 2017 brought some relief for many iron ore stocks such as BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto, the iron ore miners now seem to be coming under pressure again as iron ore prices are forecasted to slip by about 10% in 2018. 730 more words

Australian Economy

The public cost of supporting those who game the welfare system

This is how the welfare system works: it is as if someone has moved into your house, uses your kitchen, bathroom and one bedroom, but doesn’t contribute to the groceries or help to pay the rent. 394 more words

Cultural

'Jobs & growth' an illusion under the coalition, 18.9% unemployed or under-employed

18.9% of Australians are unemployed or under-employed. For 24 straight months, more than 2 million Australians have been looking for work or looking for more work. 107 more words

Australian News

Is Australian Economy going to get better with Sydneysiders moving to North?

The soaring Sydney house prices now seem to take a turn with the recent data suggesting that Sydney is now witnessing a gradual slip reflecting a cooling in the housing market. 629 more words

Australian Economy