e-PreCIS is the bi-monthly emailed letter from the Executive Director, Greg Lindsay.
The two weeks starting July 20, was, for CIS, our busiest period of the year in terms of events. Nothing in recent years however has come close to those two weeks in 2010. ... Read More
The taxpayer smells a rat Tax revolts have some history in Australia, the best known example being the Eureka Stockade. Few would be aware of all the historic details as Eureka has become a piece of folklore...... Read More
The Rudd government’s Resources Super Profits Tax (RSPT) confirms what Ronald Reagan said about politicians and their view of the economy: ‘If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And...... Read More
In the introduction to the 1982 publication The New Conservatism in Australia edited by Robert Manne, the editor admits ‘to having no competence in economics whatsoever’.... Read More