News

‘A recovery that puts people first’: A group of young Australians is demanding a government job guarantee to fight both soaring unemployment and climate change

Young people are protesting the cuts to the JobSeeker allowance, and urging the government to tackle genuine reform instead. As Australia faces health, economic and climate crises, grassroots campaigners at the Tomorrow Movement are advocating the government to implement a job guarantee. The proposal would see the government effectively hire […]
‘A recovery that puts people first’: A group of young Australians is demanding a government job guarantee to fight both soaring unemployment and climate change
Markets

Modern Monetary Theory could cause one big problem for financial markets

Modern Monetary Theory has come back into the spotlight in recent months. Opponents argue it could spark hyperinflation and disrupt financial markets. For markets, it could have negative effects on long-term rates and credit spreads. You can probably guess how markets would react if the government suddenly decided to just […]
Modern Monetary Theory could cause one big problem for financial markets