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Economic Downturn Causes Rise In Beach Homelessness

The latest economic data has highlighted that middle Australia is doing it tougher than ever before. New figures have shown that in the wake of tanking commodity prices, thousands of Australians are in danger of having to sell their beach homes. 206 more words

The UnAustralian

Fed Update

Fed Note

The FOMC meeting ended with little fanfare as theories continued to swirl about surrounding the timing of the Fed’s choice to raise interest rates.   671 more words

Economic News

Putting the Real Story of Energy and the Economy Together

What is the real story of energy and the economy? We hear two predominant energy stories. One is the story economists tell: The economy can grow forever; energy shortages will have no impact on the economy. 1,371 more words

Financial Implications

EURAUD: Inside day in an upward trajectory

In the Eurozone, the Greek issues still weigh as the country is said to run out of cash this week on the 9th of April, when it will also have to face a payment of 450M euros to the IMF. 177 more words


Commodities Are Toast


Mark Twain said, “The past doesn’t repeat itself, but it does rhyme”.  The 1970s and the 2000s had many of the same elements: war in the middle east, commodities boom and market crashes. 356 more words