Author Archives: Ian McAuley

SATURDAY’s GOOD READING AND LISTENING FOR THE WEEKEND 

A regular collection of links to writings and broadcasts in other media

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IAN McAULEY. Reclaiming the ideas of economics: Wealth 

Money can’t buy me love: nor can it buy me wealth

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IAN McAULEY. Reclaiming the ideas of economics: Debt and deficits

An obsession with “balanced budgets”, promoted by successive Coalition governments, is having serious economic consequences.

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IAN McAULEY. Reclaiming the ideas of economics: Globalisation

“Globalisation” is too broad a term to have any useful meaning.

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IAN McAULEY. Reclaiming the ideas of economics: Taxes 

So long as we talk about taxation as a “burden” we will overlook the civilising effect of public expenditure.

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IAN McAULEY. Reclaiming the ideas of economics: Regulation and deregulation

To those who are frustrated by petty restrictions getting in the way of their plans, the term “deregulation” has appeal, but it makes no sense, and can be economically irresponsible, to consider markets in terms of more or less regulation. … Continue reading

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IAN McAULEY. Reclaiming the ideas of economics: Society, Economy and Environment

Policymakers and journalists generally talk about “society”, “the economy” and “the environment” as if they are separate entities, implying a tradeoff of objectives. Such a classification leads to poor policy and promotes unnecessary division.

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IAN McAULEY. Reclaiming the ideas of economics: Jobs and Growth

Not all growth improves our wellbeing; not every job is a useful job. We should not confuse economic indicators, encapsulated in slogans, with meaningful economic outcomes.

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IAN McAULEY. Reclaiming the ideas of economics: Aspiration

“Aspiration” used to mean something more noble than greed.  We need to claim it back.

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IAN McAULEY. Reclaiming the ideas of economics

Against all evidence there is a widespread belief that the Coalition is more competent in economic management than Labor. In part this is because it has appropriated the language of economics to suit its own ideological agenda.

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OLIVER FRANKEL AND SUSAN RYAN. Monthly digest on housing affordability and homelessness – July/Aug 2019

This is a monthly digest of interesting articles, research reports, policy announcements and other material relevant to housing stress/affordability and homelessness – with hypertext links to the relevant source.

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IAN McAULEY.  Tuvalu, climate change and Westminster

The conventional wisdom is that Morrison’s intransigence on climate change, which has badly damaged our relations in the Pacific, is due to the arithmetic of his slim parliamentary majority. But why do we have to assume that our two-party “Westminster” … Continue reading

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