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Surplus may not be as advertised: Grattan
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 10 FEB 2020
Speaking at the Financial Standard Chief Economist Forum, Grattan Institute budget policy and institutional reform program director Danielle Wood explained the much touted federal government surplus may not be all it was cracked up to be. Wood focused ...
SG increase means lower wages: Grattan
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 3 FEB 2020
Grattan Institute has again weighed into the ongoing debate over the necessity of the legislated increase to the superannuation guarantee. In a new research paper, Grattan claims workers "overwhelmingly" pay for increases to the super guarantee through ...
Flaws in Grattan SG research: Report
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 NOV 2019
... Australia's languishing wage growth. Grattan made "arguments by echo chamber" Earlier this year, Melbourne-based Grattan Institute garnered attention when it argued that an SG increase would leave Australians worse off. Stanford's paper says ...
Grattan modelling flawed, misleading: ISA
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 10 OCT 2019
Phil Gallagher and Bruce Bastian said the average worker will receive around $50,000 more than the Grattan Institute's "flawed and misleading analysis." ISA said modelling done by Grattan is based on dubious assumptions that "don't stack up" and there ...
Treasury agreed with Grattan SG modelling
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 24 SEP 2019
Grattan's report arguing Aussies retire with enough and government should scrap increasing the superannuation guarantee to 12% was "broadly consistent" with Treasury's own modelling, staff emails show. In November, Grattan said most workers ...
Super debate too one dimensional: Rice Warner
HARRISON WORLEY  |  MONDAY, 26 AUG 2019
... "notorious for being poorly researched or presented without context", going on to lambaste both Challenger and the Grattan Institute - whom Rice Warner has engaged in an ongoing battle with recently over the SG - for their recent research efforts. "Challenger ...
Survey backs SG increases
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 5 AUG 2019
... will hit 12%. A minority (13%) of readers polled disagreed, believing the minimum rate should stay as is. The Grattan Institute reignited the debate of the benefits of increasing the SG, claiming that after crunching the numbers middle-income earners ...
Mercer slams Grattan Institute
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 2 AUG 2019
The ongoing battle between Mercer and the Grattan Institute over superannuation rolls on, with the global financial services firm dedicating an entire report to pulling apart Grattan's "misleading" work. Releasing the report, authored by senior ...
SG debate puts super in a spin
HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 23 JUL 2019
... per cent to 12 per cent," Paterson said. The Victorian senator went on to praise the recent research of the Grattan Institute , who have claimed an increase to the SG would make middle-income earners poorer over their entire lifetimes. Paterson said ...
Grattan Institute chief retires
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 16 JUL 2019
Grattan Institute chief executive John Daley announced his retirement from the think-tank after a decade in the role. Daley will be stepping down from his position when his contract finishes in July 2020. Chair of Grattan Institute Alex Chernov said ...
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