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Audio program
23 February 2017

The influential former head of treasury, Ken Henry, has again hit out at the political process today in some of his strongest language yet about the dangers of economic inaction.

Audio program
22 February 2017

Experts warn that as people are expected to live for longer, adequate social and health structures must be put in place.

Audio program
16 February 2017

Social researchers say the trend to part-time work is placing a heavy financial burden on families, and is also seeing the nation undergo a significant social change.

Audio program
13 February 2017

There are concerns that a campaign to scrap state-based renewable energy targets will seriously hinder investment opportunities in South Australia.

Audio interview
12 January 2017

'Fake news' may be the term du jour, but one lecturer in American politics says the truth still matters.

Audio program
6 December 2016

The author of a scathing report about the Territory's corrections system has finished his second day of evidence at public hearings this week, saying that continued departmental dysfunction will...

Audio program
30 November 2016

The Barnett Government has announced a plan to sell 51% of the state's power operator, Western Power.

Audio program
16 November 2016

NSW Premier, Mike Baird, is being accused of watering down the powers of the state's crime and corruption watchdog, ICAC.

Audio program
24 October 2016

A new reports highlights just how dependent the Australian economy is on the housing market.

Audio program
18 October 2016

When was the last time you successfully bargained for a pay rise? With low levels of inflation and wages growth, the statistics show it's becoming harder for Australians to advance into a higher...