Australia has had no less than four Trumpist political parties and may yet get a fifth. The good news is they have been surprisingly ineffectual.
John Quiggin’s argument on market experiments seems especially relevant to this country at a time.
Why keep spending billions on defence, when there’s no discernible threat?
Is securing the sea lanes a valid rationale for Defence spending?
Economist John Quiggin on the state of the Australian economy
Everywhere else, countries recognise the need to exempt food from GST