Tag Archives: CEDA

The Future of Perth on the WABN Front Page

For those readers (and subscribers) to the WA Business News the latest issue (hard copy) has some great reading about the future shape of Perth in 2050.  This is a topic that I have talked about before on many instances … Continue reading

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State Economics and Our Future

About two weeks ago I managed to get a snapshot of the current political thinking on the WA Economy and what we face in the coming years.  At a CEDA event looking at the State’s Fiscal Future our Treasurer (and … Continue reading

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Super Towns – Planning For the Future

As a follow up to my last post about the recent CEDA event on Population Dispersal and Sustainability I had a few additional thoughts and observations on Brendon Grylls’ ‘Super Towns’ idea (as noted in the West Australian)… There are … Continue reading

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Regional Population Growth and Challenges

Have you had one of those weeks where everything just happens at once?  Well I’m in the midst of it at the moment… Part of the reason is that I’ve just come back from chairing the first CEDA event in … Continue reading

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Current and Future Skills Issues

There has been a number of things in the press in the recent about the economy of WA and the impact of a new ‘Skills Shortage’ such as this article that refers to an Access Economics report stating things such … Continue reading

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More of the West’s 2020 Vision

With the absence of any further ‘free’ daily newspapers appearing at home I have not been on top of the progress of the West Australian’s 2020 series – I made a start a few posts ago however there has been … Continue reading

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The True Value of Water

Following on from a very engaging CEDA event “The True Value of Water” that I attended back in August, and some comments that I have noted about the public disquiet about the increasing costs of utilities, this news article from … Continue reading

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