The Australia Institute 2019 Budget Wrap

Our team of economists and researchers have cast their eye over the budget papers to bring you everything you need to know and everything the government has tried to bury.

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The radical plan to flatten Australia’s progressive tax system

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Macroeconomic objectives: surpluses and debt

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Who really ‘manages’ the economy?

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Did the mining industry save the budget?

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Wages: Oops, They Did It Again!

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Men get twice the benefit from tax cuts as women

23.9 percent Tax Speed Limit Arbitrary at Best

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No joy for the ABC

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Newstart recipients left out in the cold as Newstart freeze reaches quarter century

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All Payne, no gain for aid

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No HELP for students in an election budget

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Why ‘The Average’ Isn’t Average

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If only roads could vote: the view from Tasmania

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The State of Play in South Australia

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Climate & Energy Program report

Cuts to the Climate and Energy budget

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Retreat on coal

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Disaster relief — paying for the symptoms, avoiding the cause

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