Mine tax plan for uni fees ‘unfair’, says HECS architect

“Economist Bruce Chapman of the Australian National University said the Greens’ proposal was ‘inequitable’ and ‘regressive’, and would not help lower income earners. He said using revenue from the controversial mineral resources rent tax to fund free university for students was ‘arguably one of the least fair ways to use the money’ …” (more)

[Joe Kelly, The Australian, 29 December]

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