Mathias Cormann

Policies Supporting Opportunity and Aspiration Prevailed

2019-12-13T18:01:12+11:00December 13th, 2019|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Senator the Hon. Mathias Cormann, a Senator for Western Australia, is the Minister for Finance and Leader of the Government in the Senate. Senator Corman has been Australia’s Finance Minister since September 2013 – amid three changes of prime minister. His record is one of stability and progress for the Australian economy. In a wide-ranging [...]

Political Choices Matter

2018-12-18T13:48:54+11:00December 18th, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

On Monday 17 December 2018, The Hon Mathias Cormann – Australia’s Finance minister – addressed The Sydney Institute. It was the day the Morrison Government had released its Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook report. The report forecast a Budget surplus and predicted a round of tax cuts for wage earners. Mathias Cormann addressed The Sydney [...]

Policies for Opportunity VS Politics of Envy

2017-09-19T11:43:58+10:00September 12th, 2017|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Senator The Hon Mathias Cormann has been Australia’s finance minister since September 2013. In a speech to The Sydney Institute on Wednesday 23 August 2017, Senator Cormann attacked the populist notion that higher taxes and redistribution of income can produce good economic outcomes. Pinning this approach on Opposition leader Bill Shorten, Senator Cormann said, “You [...]

Policies for Opportunity vs. Politics of Envy

2018-12-06T14:00:18+11:00May 31st, 2017|Categories: Function|Tags: , , |

Speaker(s): SENATOR THE HON. MATHIAS CORMANN (Minister for Finance; Deputy Leader of the Govt in the Senate) Date: 2017-08-23 Venue: King & Wood Mallesons, Level 61 Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney Time: 5.30 for 6pm Book from:  9 August 2017

Jobs, Growth And The Importance Of Living Within Our Means

2017-04-20T11:57:45+10:00September 22nd, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Senator The Hon Mathias Cormann, Australia’s Minister for Finance in the Abbott and Turnbull Governments, has been one of the standout successes of the Turnbull Abbott period of Australian government. However, Budget repair remains a challenge for the government especially with a hostile Senate. On Monday 22 August 2016, Mathias Cormann addressed The Sydney Institute [...]