Author Archive | Miles Staude

Lucky Country

Still, very much, the Lucky Country

The phrase ‘Lucky Country’ was coined to be pejorative, but Australia has managed to acquire wealth and income equality well beyond expectations bestowed on it by chance.

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Goldilocks economy is keeping bears at bay

A ‘Goldilocks economy’ is one which runs neither too hot nor too cold. A combination of steady global growth, benign inflation and easy monetary conditions is carrying share markets to higher levels.

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Two Brexit visions as seen from London

There were two camps in the ‘leave’ campaign, and the one negotiating with the EU should be pro-immigration. While this increases the chance of the UK retaining access to the common market, will the other camp allow flexibility?