Author: Per Capita

Shirley Jackson
Per Capita is an independent progressive think tank, dedicated to fighting inequality in Australia. Per Capita works to build a new vision for Australia based on fairness, shared prosperity, community and social justice.

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It’s our ABC

The following is an excerpt of Per Capita’s research report “It’s Our ABC”, which was published on 4 May 2020 with funding from political activist group GetUp! The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), has, since its establishment in 1932, provided radio, later television, and, more recently, Read More …

Some Facts About Debt

As the federal government pumps unprecedented amounts of spending into the Australian economy to offset the damage from the worst economic shock in living memory, talk is starting to turn to the fear of the long-term debt this will create. This fear is largely misplaced, Read More …