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Regulators and legislators need to wake up and start governing the digital economy

Australia is the latest country to cast an eye towards Silicon Valley, revamping rules to create a regulatory framework with greater oversight and authority over the booming digital ecosystem. While the digital economy has operated in a relatively tether-free fashion…

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Australian Digital Inclusion Index (ADII) 2018

The Australian Digital Inclusion Index, powered by Roy Morgan Research, measures the extent of digital inclusion in Australia. Access and affordability can present barriers to digital inclusion, however an individual’s digital engagement is also largely affected by Digital Ability (attitudes,…

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Workers feel unprepared to get jobs in the digital economy (Australia)

Australians earning under $50,000 a year, that are single, aged 40-49 or did not complete high school are most concerned they'll be out of a job in the new digital economy, but the majority are not doing anything to learn…

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Difficult and contentious: taxing the digital economy (Australia)

Accountants have been urged to keep a lookout for significant changes to the tax environment as the government considers options for taxing the digital economy. In Treasurer Scott Morrison’s budget address, he noted how the government’s crackdown on multinationals had…