Bill Mitchell | Billy blog

Macroeconomic research, teaching and advocacy
  1. This week, the UK Chancellor releases the latest fiscal statement (aka ‘the budget’) and will also have a eye to the general election...
  2. When I was in London recently, I was repeatedly assailed with the idea that the Liz Truss debacle proves that the financial markets in Britain are...
  3. Today (February 28, 2024), the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released the latest – Monthly Consumer Price Index Indicator – for...
  4. I have been travelling for most of today so I have to keep this post short. Well shorter than usual. Edward Palmer Thompson – who died at the...
  5. When I was in London recently, I noticed an increase in people in the street who were clearly not working and looked to be in severe hardship from...
  6. Today (February 21, 2023), the Australian Bureau of Statistics released the latest – Wage Price Index, Australia – for the...
  7. Last week (February 15, 2024), the Japanese Cabinet Office released the latest national accounts estimates for the December-quarter 2023 –...
  8. Episode 12 – the finale for Season 1 in our new Manga series – The Smith Family and their Adventures with Money – is now...
  9. Today (February 15, 2024), the Australian Bureau of Statistics released the latest – Labour Force, Australia – for January 2024, which...
  10. It’s Wednesday and I have comments on a few items today. I haven’t been able to write much today because the power has been down after...