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APRA fiddles on bank risk while Rome burns

Some argue, determinedly and erroneously, that when functioning correctly bank capital levels are almost magical things, writes… Andrew Schmulow, University of Western Australia Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) chairman Wayne Byers has made it clear the bank regulator will be cracking down on bank capital levels this year. Bank capital reserves are a loss-absorber, designed…

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We must do something about jobs for young people in a world of automation

Young Australian jobseekers are facing a difficult future due to the loss of many traditional entry-level positions to automation, a solution may lie in bold policy ideas, writes… Shirley Jackson, University of Melbourne As technology advances and changes our economy, young jobseekers will bear the brunt of changes in the labour market.  With the increasing…

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What is rumbling Australia’s economy ahead of MYEFO

A lot has changed in the global economy since the Federal Budget 2016, writes… Remy Davison, Monash University The Turnbull government’s Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) takes place in a dramatically different environment from 2015-16.  The dual shocks of Brexit, and the promulgation of a protectionist Trump administration in 2017, present major challenges to…

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