Super Lessons for Infrastructure

Garry Bowditch* Superannuation and infrastructure have a lot in common, and so they should: they represent two sides of the same coin. Superannuation plays an important role in intermediating national savings for financing and funding infrastructure. But the public policy settings that enable this to happen must be soundly based. As has been widely reported,Continue reading “Super Lessons for Infrastructure”

Infrastructure makes Trumps*

President elect Trump has promoted a big infrastructure program to revitalise the American economy. So, Australia and the US have a lot in common for now. Unlike Australia, the US has been a miserly spender when it comes to public infrastructure. As a result rusty and decaying infrastructure is on display across US cities andContinue reading “Infrastructure makes Trumps*”