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Finance Recession

Westpac Underpays Workers $8m

Westpac underpays worker $8m.

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Economy

Minimum Wage Increases

The minimum wage has been increased, but no mention of the potential impact on unemployment.

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Economy Finance Recession

Total Wages Crash 8.3%

Total wages crash by 8.3%.

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Economy

New Weekly Data Shows A Jobs Crash

New Weekly Data Shows A Jobs Crash.

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Economy

Wage Stagnation Continues

Australia’s wage stagnation continues.

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Economy

Average Australians Struggling

Average Australians are struggling to make ends meet.

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Economy

Housing Has Destroyed Our Economy?

I argue that government intervention into the economy via negative gearing has nudged investment into loss-making housing.

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Economy Recession

The Wage Growth Failure

#Wages #Economy #HeiseSays Wage growth has plunged and the RBA is at a loss to explain why. References Wages growth in Australia: The truth about this viral graph https://www.news.com.au/finance/economy/australian-economy/wages-growth-in-australia-the-truth-about-this-viral-graph/news-story/d75327cfb07c8a961b3688873397bb17

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Economy

Wage Growth Stalls

#WageGrowth #Australia #Recession Wage growth stalled even with significant growth in portions of the public sector. Wage growth has been below average for years and does not appear to change that pattern within the foreseeable future. References https://tradingeconomics.com/australia/wage-growth https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-08-14/wage-growth-remains-stagnant-in-q2/11412228?section=business

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AUSPol Climate Change

The Children’s Climate Strike – References

#ClimateStrike #SchoolStrike #ClimateChange Let’s look at today’s climate strike and the preparation and evidence of support from #GetUp.It looks like a generation of students is being trained to be and identify with left-wing political activism. Would they strike for #freespeech? References Students def calls to stay in school to protest climate change https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-03-15/students-walk-out-of-class-to-protest-climate-change/10901978