Strategic Shifts Ahead

Party politics aside, the Australian population is getting older with health and age pension spending rising.  So regrettably, our nation will become slowly poorer unless we adapt.  The prospect of gradually falling living standards in decades ahead needs a national focus on creating wealth, rather than just obsessive cost cutting. ...

10 Themes for 2015

The Global GFC recovery remains sluggish and patchy around the world with still no convincing solution to its root causes in sight. But this is a new year (Happy New Year!), so what can we expect? Last year was a mixed result for the global economy… the US did well...

What lies ahead… inflation or deflation?

Europe, Japan and the US are mired in debt and adding more each day. They have little choice unless they face up to major austerity adjustment and all the unpalatable social upheaval that would bring. So, they opt for the muddle through scenario to stir their economies back into life...