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  1. Today, I celebrate – my home town of Melbourne has recorded zero new infections for the second time since June 9, 2020 and zero deaths. A...
  2. Today, I celebrate – my home town of Melbourne has recorded zero new infections for the first time since June 9, 2020 and zero deaths. But...
  3. Here are the answers with discussion for this Weekend’s Quiz. The information provided should help you work out why you missed a question or three!...
  4. Welcome to The Weekend Quiz. The quiz tests whether you have been paying attention or not to the blog posts that I post. See how you go with the...
  5. Yesterday (October 21, 2020), the British Office of National Statistics (ONS) released the latest – Public sector finances, UK: September 2020...
  6. Today, on my blog-light day, I have a video of a recent event where I spoke (with other speakers being John Quiggin and Noel Pearson). The event was...
  7. On Tuesday (October 20, 2020), the ABS released the latest data for – Weekly Payroll Jobs and Wages in Australia, Week ending 3 October 2020...
  8. I gave some advice to a politician last week who had read some MMT literature that he said indicated that using the Job Guarantee reduces...
  9. Here are the answers with discussion for this Weekend’s Quiz. The information provided should help you work out why you missed a question or three!...
  10. Welcome to The Weekend Quiz. The quiz tests whether you have been paying attention or not to the blog posts that I post. See how you go with the...