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Australia Is One Of The Most Hostile Nations For Business Investment And Job Creation

By | September 28th, 2017|

Australia continues its slide down the global competitiveness rankings on key areas such as taxes, regulations, and energy supply, according to the latest World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Index Report released on the 26th of September. [...]

IPA welcomes PC call to cut farming red tape

By | March 28th, 2017|

“The Productivity Commission’s final report, Regulation of Australian Agriculture, shows that red tape is the biggest factor undermining prosperity in the agricultural sector,” said Daniel Wild, research fellow with free market think tank the Institute [...]

Australia must follow United States and cut red tape

By | February 1st, 2017|

“President Donald Trump announced today that his Administration will significantly reduce red tape on job-creating businesses. Australia must implement serious reforms to reduce the $176 billion cost red tape is imposing on our economy, or [...]

Australia should follow the United States and cut red tape

By | November 23rd, 2016|

“Australia must follow President-Elect Donald Trump’s plan to cut red tape otherwise we will be rendered uncompetitive and unable to attract global investment,” said Daniel Wild, Research Fellow with the free-market think tank, the Institute [...]

IPA welcomes Senate Select Committee on red tape

By | October 11th, 2016|

Free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs welcomes Liberal Democrat Senator David Leyonhjelm's establishment of a Senate Select Committee into Australia's red tape problem. "Red tape is Australia's most pressing economic challenge. This [...]

Xenophon wrong and opportunistic on drone rules

By | October 6th, 2016|

“Nick Xenophon is wrong to try to disallow new drone regulations” said Darcy Allen, Research Fellow at the free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs. The changes made by the Civil Aviation Safety [...]

Government should follow Minister Canavan and end Green Lawfare

By | October 6th, 2016|

“Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Senator the Hon Matt Canavan is right to take on green groups that abuse the legal system to shut down development,” said Daniel Wild, Research Fellow with the free [...]

Australian banks need less red tape, not criminal penalties and political witch-hunts

By | October 4th, 2016|

“The fundamental problem in our banking industry is a lack of competition,” said Daniel Wild, research fellow with the free market think tank the Institute of Public Affairs. “The only way to make banks more [...]

Address to the Pastoralists and Graziers Association 2016 Annual Convention by Chris Berg

By | September 7th, 2016|

Address to the Pastoralists and Graziers Association of Western Australia 2016 Annual Convention Friday, 2 September 2016 at Crown Perth, Burswood Australia is a country with enormous potential. We have some of the most productive [...]