Jessica Irvine has been writing about economics for Fairfax since 2005, including a two-year stint in the Canberra Press Gallery. She has an honours degree in Economics (Social Sciences) from the University of Sydney. Her first book Zombies, bananas and why there are no economists in heaven: The economics of real life is available as an ebook and in hard copy
Jessica Irvine This week we enjoyed a glimpse of a largely invisible and previously poorly understood part of the universe. No, not the Higgs boson. The LIBOR.
Jessica Irvine Sometimes, while waiting for a bus or stuck in Sydney traffic, it's hard not to feel a teensy bit jealous of China.
Jessica Irvine What if we had a housing affordability crisis and nobody cared?