Population and Economics

Launch of SPA discussion paper: population growth and infrastructure in Australia: the catch-up illusion

Sustainable Population Australia (SPA) launched our discussion paper: Population growth and infrastructure in Australia: The catch-up illusion.   The launch was held in Sydney, November 26,  hosted by Professor Bob Carr (SPA Patron) and Leith Van Onselen from MacroBusiness, lead author of the paper.  It was very well attended by a cross section of the community, …

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2015 sustainable population seminar – population dialogue II (NSW)

2015 Sustainable Population Seminar – Population Dialogue II    Population and Consumption – The Sustainability Dialogue   Venue: Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts (SMSA), 280 Pitt St, Sydney   Date: Saturday 21st November 2015   Time: 9am to 5pm (Register from 8.30am )   Cost: $30 / $20 (includes Lunch, Morning and Afternoon teas)   Registration: Via Try Booking   For more information …

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Richard heinberg’s Canberra address

Richard Heinberg's address at the ANU in Canberra on the Friday 21 September was recorderd by Rod Taylor who has allowed us to link to that recording here. You can play it by using the player below or download it as an MP3 audio file to listen to later.

Richard Heinberg's Canberra Address:

Download the MP3 from the PodBean download location or from our copy's location.

Rod's blog for the Fuzzy Logic Science Shown on Radio 2XX is at http://fuzzylogicon2xx.podbean.com/ and the Show's Facebook page is at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Fuzzy-Logic/201994992233?v=wall. We thank Rod for his generosity!

Dick Smith rally at Adelaide advertiser

Dick Smith, one of Australia’s most prominent population campaigners, addressed a rally outside the Adelaide Advertiser protesting press censorship especially on the issue of population and economic growth.
 
The video of his full speech is now available via Youtube.

Growing pains trouble Rudd in big Australia – April 10

Australia is now in what passes for a “debate” about the size of its population. But would you define this as a debate? Article Link: http://www.smh.com.au/opinion/politics/growing-pains-trouble-rudd-in-big-australia-20100409-rynu.html

Are moreland property prices crazy?

THE home ownership dreams of young Moreland residents are “fading away”, driven in part by the nation’s “runaway” population growth, Wills federal Labor MP Kelvin Thomson has warned. Article Link: http://moreland-leader.whereilive.com.au/news/story/are-moreland-property-prices-crazy/

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