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Jennifer Chesters. Private schools, fees and longer term payoffs.

In a recent article published by TheConversation, Barbara Preston examined the link between type of school attended and progress at university. Barbara concluded that after controlling for tertiary entrance score, university students from government schools outperformed students from private schools. … Continue reading

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Joe Hockey on welfare dependence

Surely Joe Hockey must soon become more careful about preaching to us about ending the age of entitlement and the need for Australians to be less reliant on welfare. Facts are getting in his way.  The latest reality check has … Continue reading

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