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New distributional accounts.

Latest News

The Great $5.6m Post Office Scam 11 Feb 2017
Carl Rhodes analyses a jaw-dropping rort at Australia Post.
Trump vs Turnbull 3 Feb 2017
Get real, says Michelle Grattan.
Does Oxfam's report stack up? 27 Jan 2017
Yes, more or less, assesses Peter Whiteford.
Out of the darkness 24 Jan 2017
Frank Stilwell shines a light on inequality.
The IMF & inequality 24 Jan 2017
Is the IMF's direction on the level, or 'organised hypocrisy'?
Global rich and poor 17 Jan 2017
Eight rich men own as much as half the world.
Anthony B. Atkinson: 1944-2017 15 Jan 2017
Scholars mourn the passing of the groundbreaker.

Papers

University challenges inequality 18 Feb 2017
UNSW aims at the heart of the upheaval, reports Clare Morgan.
IMF: 'we are walking-the-talk' 17 Feb 2017
The IMF rejects hypocrisy on inequality.
Trump and the future of progressive politics 9 Feb 2017
This is a clarifying moment, says Tim Ayres.
An economy for the 99% 17 Jan 2017
It's worse than we feared, reports Oxfam.
The TPP: Trump is right, & wrong 25 Nov 2016
There's a better approach, argue Elizabeth Thurbon and Linda Weiss  
Counting the cost of inequality 18 Nov 2016
Andrew Leigh: egalitarianism is an end, not a means to an end.
Trump victory has a silver lining 13 Nov 2016
An economic era has died, argues Yanis Varoufakis