"Vital Signs: economic game changers to watch for in 2017," The New Zealand Herald 2/1/17.


"Time to cash out of paper money," AFR 4/1/17.


"Superannuation in Australia in vital need of radical change," The Australian 5/1/17.


"Printing more money isn’t the answer to all economic ills," The Conversation 19/1/17.


"Vital Signs: brace yourselves for the new economic reality," The Conversation 20/1/17.


"Vital Signs: time to shift the goalposts on investor lending again?" The Conversation 3/2/17.


"High company taxes mean slow death for the economy," AFR 8/2/17.


"Vital Signs: the case of the missing investment," The Conversation 10/2/17.


"Vital Signs: business confidence spikes but uncertainty reigns," The Conversation 17/2/17.


"We need a grand bargain on tax," AFR 22/2/17.


"Vital Signs: there’s never been a tougher time to be a central banker," The Conversation 24/2/17.


"The Greatest Ever: Kenneth Arrow, economist, 1921-2017," AFR 24/2/17.


"Vital Signs: if it looks like a bubble and sounds like a bubble…," The Conversation 24/3/17 and SMH 24/3/17


"Vital Signs: war gaming the economic fallout from Brexit," The Conversation 31/3/17.


"Vital Signs: regulators fiddle while house prices sizzle," The Conversation 7/4/17.


"Vital Signs: where are all the jobs?" The Conversation 20/4/17.


"Turnbull's work visa policy is more populist than Trump's," AFR 21/4/17.


"Vital Signs: what will end up in Scott Morrison’s ‘good’ books?" The Conversation 28/4/17.


"By the numbers: How the US is Australia's indispensable trading partner," AFR 4/5/17.


"Vital Signs: why the government still thinks it can ‘grow away’ the deficit," The Conversation 5/5/17.


"Budget 2017: bank populism will be paid for by Australians," The Conversation 9/5/17 and SMH 9/5/17.


"Budget 2017: government still tinkering with housing affordability," The Conversation 9/5/17 and SMH 10/5/17 and The Age 10/5/17.


"Vital Signs: dismal wages growth makes a joke of budget forecasts," The Conversation 19/5/17.


"Vital Signs: Trump’s innumerate budget makes Australia’s look plausible," The Conversation 26/5/17.


"The government should pick towns, not industries, to fund," The Conversation 31/5/17.


"Vital Signs: have we finally reached ‘peak’ house prices?" The Conversation 2/6/17.


"Save Towns, not Industries," AFR 3/6/17.


"Vital Signs: what does Treasurer Morrison mean when he says we’re ‘growing into the growth’?" The Conversation 9/6/17.


"Vital Signs: Australia is facing an interest rates dilemma," The Conversation 16/6/17.


"Vital Signs: it will take more than asking for a pay rise to fix Australia’s wages problem," The Conversation 23/6/17.


"We might as well say goodybe to SA," AFR 24/6/17.


"Vital Signs: how likely is another financial crisis? It comes down to what we believe," The Conversation 30/6/17.


"Vital Signs: the RBA was right to keep rates on hold," The Conversation 7/7/17.


"Vital Signs: the RBA’s still longing for Goldilocks growth," The Conversation 21/7/17.


"Vital Signs: that feeling you get when the economy can’t be explained by economic models," The Conversation 11/8/17.


"Economics of a Sound Marriage," AFR 14/8/17.


"Vital Signs: RBA rates decision stuck between jobs growth and household debt," The Conversation 18/8/17.


"Payday lenders: The dark truth is that we need them, but it doesn't have to be this way," ABC news 22/8/17.


"Vital Signs: don’t expect much from the central bankers at Jackson Hole," The Conversation 24/8/17.


"Vital Signs: living in the past won’t distract from our current economic woes," The Conversation 31/8/17.


"Vital Signs: don’t count your economic chickens before they hatch," The Conversation 22/9/17.


"`Choosing Openness' grapples with the big questions," Lowy Institute Interpreter 28/9/17.


"Trump can make us uncompetitive at the stroke of a pen," AFR 3/10/17.


"Vital Signs: the data is mixed but worrying signs from mortgagees," The Conversation 6/10/17.


"Richard Thaler: the Nobel economist changing our behaviour," AFR 10/10/17.


"Vital Signs: the spooky mortgage risk signs our bankers are ignoring," The Conversation 13/10/17.


"Vital Signs: economics can’t explain why unemployment and inflation are both low," The Conversation 20/10/17.


"Vital Signs: the US economy is outpacing Australia’s and we should all ask why," The Conversation 3/11/17.


"Vital Signs: business conditions are peachy, so why aren’t businesses investing?" The Conversation 10/11/17.


"Australia’s tenuous place in the new global economy," The Conversation 14/11/17.


"Vital Signs: Australia’s mining boom transition is on shaky ground," The Conversation 17/11/17.


"Labor Should Take Heed," AFR 18/11/17.


"Vital Signs: five economic red flags to watch for in 2018," The Conversation 24/11/17.


"Vital Signs: Australia heads into 2018 with mixed economic signals," The Conversation 25/12/17.








Richard Holden