George Megalogenis

Election 2010 and Beyond

2017-05-10T18:38:26+10:00March 14th, 2011|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

In the aftermath of the 2010 election, George Megalogenis began to analyse what had happened to politics in Australia. Was it a new phase, with minority government and the rise of the Greens and independents? Had the bold reforms of the Hawke, Keating and Howard years given way to powerful lobbies and the media, a [...]

Mining: The Super Profits Tax and The Australian Economy

2017-05-12T12:01:34+10:00July 11th, 2010|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The debate over the Rudd Government’s proposed Resources Super Profits Tax (RSPT) engulfed both government and media during June 2010. A leading critic of the tax was Australian journalist Jennifer Hewett, National Affairs Correspondent for The Australian since April 2007. George Megalogenis, political commentator, author and senior feature writer for The Australian, was more concerned [...]