Tax and Fiscal Policy

Purposeful Business, Purposeful Country

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in the The Australian on 24 September 2016.  We have an expression we use constantly at the Business Council:...

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The Best Welfare is Working

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in the Daily Telegraph on 23 September 2016.  Growing up in public housing, I learned firsthand how government...

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MAKE BUSINESS STRONG AND WE ARE ALL WINNERS

This joint opinion article by James Pearson, CEO of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive of the Business Council of Australia, and Innes Willox, CEO of the Australian...

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Time for Business to Fight Back

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in The Daily Telegraph on 10 June 2016.  We all know election campaigns are a hothouse for claims,...

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Can't Grow Economy by Killing Golden Goose

This opinion article by BCA Member and Wesfarmers Chief Executive Richard Goyder (pictured) was published in The Australian on 9 June 2016.  I am privileged to lead one of Australia’s...

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Back Stronger Businesses so Australians Get Ahead

This opinion article by Innes Willox, Australian Industry Group, James Pearson, Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Jennifer Westacott, Business Council of Australia and Brendan Pearson, Minerals Council of Australia was published in...

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Time to Give Business a Break

This opinion article by Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive of the Business Council of Australia was published in The Daily Telegraph on 27 May 2016. When politicians feel comfortable joking about putting another million...

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