Privatising Core Government Functions

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Renegade Economists Show 492 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Mohsen Kalantari Soltanieh (Dept Infrastructure Engineering, Melbourne University) discusses the recently announced privatisation of the Victorian Land Titles office. This is mentioned in light of the privatisation of the NSW titles office and the costs imposed in Canada from … Read More

Scalpel the Youth

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Renegade Economists Show 491 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes It’s time for our our yearly budget analysis with David Collyer to discuss the latest round of political economy. Does the economics get in the way of the politics or what? $30,000 for first home buyers, $300,000 in incentives … Read More

Imitation Inflation

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Renegade Economists Show 490 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Stepping into the big league with the CommonWealth Bank’s Snr Economist Gareth Aird on the trail of how land could be removed from the core inflation figures. Is this a valid reflection of reality? How much higher would inflation … Read More

Instinctual Sharpenings

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Renegade Economists Show 488 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Author of Biohistory, Jim Penman (CEO Jims Mowing), joins to discuss his analysis of the rise and fall of civilisations. We discuss the biological and behavioural underpinnings to society and how environmental factors can be managed to affect outcomes. … Read More

Corruption, Transparency & Traction

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Renegade Economists Show 487 As broadcast on the 3CR airwaves 5.30 – 6pm Wednesdays. Subscribe to the weekly podcast. Show Notes Mark Zirnsak (Tax Justice Network) – investigator extraordinaire on tax havens, money laundering and corruption discusses the most recent report to get Karl excited – Doors Wide Open. A wide ranging discussion on the momentum towards transparency in government … Read More