I did most of my education in Tasmania and, after spending almost 34 years on what Tasmanians call ‘the mainland’, returned to Tasmania in December 2014. Both while I was living away, and since returning, I’ve maintained a keen interest in the progress (or, at times, lack of it) of Australia’s smallest state. The pieces here represent some of my efforts to advocate for policies which, in my opinion, would result in a stronger Tasmanian economy and improved living standards for Tasmanians.
Economist Saul Eslake questions need for so many detailsAustralian Society and Politics, News, Tasmania | 15th February 2021
Saul comments on ‘visa requirements’at Tasmanian airports and lack of social distancing despite bureaucratic procedures supposedly ordained to “keep Tasmanians safe”
CommSec ranks Tasmania the top performing State economyTasmania | 29th January 2021
Saul talks to new Tasmania Talks host Mike O’Loughlin about the CommSec which ranks Tasmania the top performing State economy for the fourth quarter in a row.
Interview with Aaron Stevens about the 2020 Tasmania ReportNews, Tasmania | 14th December 2020
Interview with Tasmania Talks‘ Aaron Stephens on Monday 14th December 2020 about the 2020 Tasmania Report
Media coverage of my report on replacements for the Spirits of Tasmania ferriesAustralian Society and Politics, Economic Policies, News, Publications, Tasmania | 27th November 2020
Saul Eslake stands by Spirits of Tasmania replacement report Follow up interview with Tasmania Talks‘ Aaron Stephens News, Publications, Tasmania | 27th November 2020 Interview with Triple M Hobart on ‘Choices and Consequences’ Interview with Triple M Hobart‘s Brian Carlton: The Spoonman News, Publications, Tasmania | 24th November 2020 Interview with Tasmania Talks on ‘Choices and Consequences’ Interview with Tasmania Talks‘ Aaron Stephens News, Publications, Tasmania | […]
Saul Eslake stands by Spirits of Tasmania replacement reportNews, Publications, Tasmania | 27th November 2020
Follow up interview with Tasmania Talks‘ Aaron Stephens on Friday 27th November 2020 about my report on replacements for the Spirits of Tasmania ferries
Saul talks about factors driving the Tasmanian property marketTasmania | 26th November 2020
Saul talks with Domain’s Alice Stolz on 26th November 2020 about the factors influencing Hobart’s residential property market, before and after Covid-19.