News and interviews on Chris Richardson including trends, features, blogs and community conversations from an Australian business perspective.
Tuesday, 26 October 2010
Interest rates and growth will keep the dollar where it is through 2011, but a return to US80c is likely beyond that, says Access economist
Tuesday, 28 September 2010
Facebook board member Peter Thiel says the company will not consider an IPO until at least 2012.
Wednesday, 27 January 2010
A new Access Economics report shoes while the Australian economy is recovering, it will be slower than previous recessions.
Tuesday, 19 January 2010
Rudd’s new productivity goal has largely been dismissed. But we’ve got a great way he can show his commitment.
Monday, 19 October 2009
The proposed takeover of hardware chain Danks by Supermarket chain Woolworths, is facing problems after the ACCC flagged several issues with the deal last week.
Monday, 14 September 2009
Most growth in economies - and hence in trade - will be in the developing world rather than the rich world.
Tuesday, 21 July 2009
Economics forecaster Access Economics predicts the RBA will increase interest rates by 2010-11 as Australia has escaped the worst of the downturn, but there will be set-backs.
Wednesday, 01 July 2009
It’s forecast to be a slow trek back for the Australian economy, but growth it is.
Wednesday, 29 April 2009
That stock analysts were surprised by the level of NAB's bad debts indicates that many still don't fully understand what happens in a recession.
Tuesday, 28 April 2009
The unemployment rate will jump to 8.5% by the end of 2010.
Wednesday, 22 April 2009
The Council of Small Business Organisations of Australia has demanded a third stimulus package aimed at businesses.
Monday, 19 January 2009
Australia’s economy is set for the fastest deceleration in the nation’s history, according to a report from leading economic agency Access Economics.
Monday, 24 November 2008
More than half of Australian voters say they would be concerned if the Federal Government pushed the budget into deficit, Newspoll reveals today.
Tuesday, 22 January 2008
Is another rate rise likely? Economy round-up
Monday, 21 January 2008
Rudd aims for super surplus
Thursday, 26 July 2007
How much super is enough? Web trends at a glance… Smart telco bundling… Global study of youth tech habits…
Monday, 25 June 2007
Facebook, Digg next takeover targets?... SMS spam... Labour and capital balance shifts... Quote of the day
Thursday, 03 May 2007
Budget bonanza in store… Labor’s business misstep… Wizard turns to franchising… Danger signs in residential investment… Skype surge… Renovation boom… ACCC no to Telstra… Economy roundup…