Ross Gittins

Ross Gittins

Ross Gittins is economics editor of the SMH and an economic columnist for The Age. His books include Gittins' Guide to Economics, Gittinomics and The Happy Economist.
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Food figures overcooked

Ross Gittins Australia is a net importer of food? Time to turn up the bulldust detector.

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It's in your own best interest to save before Reserve forces you

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Ross Gittins Barring some global catastrophe, the outlook for our economy is particularly bright - so a lot of people aren't going to like it. Why not?

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All that glitters is not gold

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Ross Gittins Economic good times lie ahead, but interest rates are likely to go up, and stay up, perhaps until the next downturn.

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Country ripoff? Bulldust

Ross Gittins Regional Australians are convinced they don't get a fair go, with city folk the villains.

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Revolution of the thinking voter turns politics green

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Ross Gittins Sorry but I'm not convinced a hung parliament is a terrible thing. It may end up being a good thing.

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Stop beating about the bush and talk about Big Australia

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Ross Gittins Something significant has happened in this hollow, populist election campaign: the long-standing bipartisan support for strong population growth - Big Australia - has collapsed.

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