Bringing the free market down to earth is a moral question
Bringing the free market down to earth is a moral question [Originally appearing in The Conversation, this article was co-authored with Mark Chou.] Five years on, the response of governments around the world to the global financial crisis (GFC) continues to draw criticism. Leaders failed to fulfil the promises they made during the GFC’s darkest days […]
Change Tax Tack to Take Power Back
Is this the best or only way that taxation should work?
Change tax tack to take power back Short-essay, originally published by Eureka Street, 18 November 2013. [Prior to writing this I was reading into the literature on “democratic economy” and “economic democracy” and got to thinking about the different ways we are conventionally taxed, predominantly (but not exclusively) in Australia. This led to thinking around […]