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How To Cut Red Tape And Save Billions Lost On Regulation

By | June 8th, 2018|

After years of government red tape reduction programs that have failed to halt the explosion of regulation, it’s time for a radical new approach. Here are five principles the government should follow to dramatically reduce [...]

Immediate And Radical Overhaul Of Regulatory System Needed To Boost Investment

By | June 8th, 2018|

New research released today by free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs calls for a complete overhaul of Australia’s regulatory system in order to slash red tape and boost business investment in Australia. [...]

New Book: Australia’s Red Tape Crisis

By | May 31st, 2018|

A new book by RMIT scholars Dr Darcy Allen and Dr Christopher Berg, ‘Australia’s Red Tape Crisis’ brings together contributions from economists, philosophers, politicians and legal experts to explore the economics, politics and culture of [...]

McManus Plan For Red Tape On Jobs Would Leave More Australians In The Unemployment Queues

By | March 21st, 2018|

The policies proposed by ACTU Secretary Sally McManus at the National Press Club today are part a radical union recruitment drive that would leave more Australians in the unemployment queues, according to free market think [...]

How British Columbia Defeated Red Tape – And How We Can Too

By | March 20th, 2018|

Gideon Rozner explains how British Columbia deregulated its way to a better economy and higher individual wages, and how Australia could do the same https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mvyIwra1qWA&feature=youtu.be

Regulations ‘send prices soaring, hitting the poor’

By | March 15th, 2018|

Daniel Wild's new report How Regulation and Red Tape Makes Families Poorer, was featured in the Australian on Monday, in a news story Regulations 'send prices soaring, hitting the poor'  by David Uren. An analysis by [...]

Our Work on Red Tape in 2017

By | December 20th, 2017|

Daniel Wild explains the impact our work on Red Tape has had in 2017.

The Turnbull Government Is Punishing The Poor

By | November 30th, 2017|

American lawyer and politician Gideon J Tucker once observed that ‘no man’s life, liberty or property are safe while the legislature is in session’. Given the ceaseless rapacity of Australian governments, one could say that [...]

Think Long And Hard Before Banning Short Stays

By | November 28th, 2017|

As in so many industries, the so-called “sharing economy” has brought seismic change to the tourism market. The rise of platforms such as Airbnb and Stayz has seen a massive expansion in short-stay accommodation, offering [...]