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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

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AUSPol Election 2019

Morrison claims a minimum wage increase would cost jobs – References

#AusPol #Wages #MinimumWage Scott Morrison is claiming that Labors Minimum Wage policy, which calls for an undefined living wage, would cost jobs. As a small business owner, I can relate to the challenges with keeping people employed and the significant impact wages have on your bottom line. References ‘His policy is people should be sacked’: […]