Daniel Wild

Selling out the voters

30 March 2019 9:00 am

The famous American author Mark Twain is rumoured to have once said ‘If voting made a difference, they wouldn’t let…

Eighty-nine billion new reasons to quit the Paris Agreement

20 March 2019 4:19 pm

Momentum continues to build for Australia to exit the Paris Climate Agreement. New economic modelling prepared by Managing Director of…

Does the Morrison government have the strength to slash red tape?

31 January 2019 7:45 am

The future of freedom in Australia was dealt a blow at the start of the year with Senator David Leyonhjelm’s…

Loans are a wrong and risky way to help small business, Mr Treasurer

22 November 2018 2:01 pm

The Federal Government’s proposed $2 billion small business loan scheme is the wrong response to a real problem. The decline…

Goodbye old blue-ribbons, hello new heartland

5 November 2018 9:48 am

The Liberal Party’s dramatic loss in the Wentworth by-election last month reveals an irreconcilable philosophical divide within the Party. Self-styled…

Regulators, the royal commission and crony capitalism

11 October 2018 12:05 pm

The Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation, and Finances Services Industry has uncovered some inexcusable behaviour. Charging client’s…

ScoMo, scrap Snowy 2.0

6 September 2018 2:07 pm

Only politicians could think it’s a good idea to spend billions of dollars pumping water uphill to generate electricity in…

What we can learn from tax cuts and Trump

13 August 2018 8:35 am

The Trump administration’s liberalisation of the United States economy has seen growth accelerate to four per cent for the second…

Tax cuts? What tax cuts?

22 June 2018 5:56 pm

The government has pulled a switfy. They’ve got everyone thinking they are going to cut taxes. They aren’t. Taxes are…

It’s not just tax and spend but tax and lie

24 May 2018 7:50 am

If Scott Morrison and Malcolm Turnbull were corporate CEOs, they’d be done for misleading and deceptive conduct. They claim that…

A good idea from the Turnbull government

21 November 2017 11:29 am

Another day, another idea from the Turnbull government. But at least this time it’s a good one. In an address…

Failure atop failure: Turnbull’s NEG

13 November 2017 7:06 am

The government’s National Energy Guarantee is not the knockout blow in Australia’s energy wars. Rather, it marks a continuation of…

WA Labor’s uranium ban sells the state short

14 September 2016 7:41 am

According to WA Labor’s Plan for Jobs, ‘a McGowan Labor Government will free business from the burden of poor regulations’.…