Governments are failing to prepare for the profound demographic shift in Australia - and their policy paralysis could come at a high cost for future budgets and individual lives, writes Adelaide tax specialist Andrea Michaels.
It's time for the Federal Government to stop messing about with low impact policy fiddling and provide some real economic reform, writes Adelaide tax and family business specialist Andrea Michaels.
Australia desperately needs economic reform but any hope for change is being crushed by a political culture captured by populists and major parties obsessed with power above all else, writes Andrea Michaels.
The latest travel scandals show that some Australian politicians fail to understand the world in which most of us are living, argues Andrea Michaels.
Australia can learn from migrant families in our efforts to arrest the nation's falling educational performance, writes Andrea Michaels.
The Federal Government's sales job on its retirement income changes should have focused on one key point - the actual purpose of superannuation, writes Andrea Michaels.