Coalition scrapes through but Turnbull needs to alter course

Coalition scrapes through but Turnbull needs to alter course Nicholas Barry, La Trobe University The Coalition has – finally – fallen over the line and will...

Understanding the NDIS: how does the scheme work and am I...

Carmel Laragy, RMIT University On July 1 2016, the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) moved from a trial phase to a full national roll-out. In...

Election 2016 – Infographic: what we know so far about the...

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Malcolm Turnbull: a prime minister on probation in search of a...

Michelle Grattan, University of CanberraMuch of politics is comparative. Malcolm Turnbull, awaiting judgement from a fickle electorate, told Four Corners that if the Liberals...

What are Nick Xenophons Policy Principles

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The difference isn’t as big as they say

Original article by Ross Gittins Both sides have previously supported policies they now vociferously oppose. I get criticised by rusted-on supporters of both sides of politics...

Volkswagen’s U.S. diesel emissions settlement to cost $15 billion

Volkswagen AG's (VOWG_p.DE) settlement with nearly 500,000 U.S. diesel owners and government regulators over polluting vehicles is valued at more than $15 billion cash,...

How 76 profitable companies left Australian taxpayers $5.6 billion out of...

The biggest multinational companies operating in Australia are paying half the 30 per cent corporate tax rate on average, according to a new report...

These private companies pay less tax than we do – but...

Roman Lanis, University of Technology Sydney and Ross McClure, University of Technology Sydney Information released this week by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) on the...

McDonald’s Australia cut its tax bill by more than half in...

Fast food giant McDonald’s Australia cut its tax bill by more than half in 2015 by routing payments via the low-tax nation of Singapore. McDonald’s...