1. Impacts of a dependence on backpackers and other foreigners on farm labour during a crisis - 2020 October 01

    The other day I was watching a news report where some farmers were claiming they might not be able to get enough workers to pick their crops. At the same time Australia has the highest unemployment in a LONG time with many people desperate to work, so something doesn't add up here. Food security is important, surely we can figure this out.


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  2. Margin investing is psychologically corrosive - 2020 September 26

    Investing with margin/leverage has a bunch of particularly corrosive psychological effects that aren't talked about much. With retail investment providers offering margin accounts and volatility at especially high levels this is going to cause a lot of pain and suffering.


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  3. Why can't we house the homeless? - 2020 September 16

    There's a huge housing availability problem that has got worse in many places in the world lately, so why is this happening and what can we do about it?


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  4. What negative prices look like - 2020 September 09

    A lot of people have trouble with the concept of negative prices, I think directly seeing pictures of what negative prices look like will really help people understand why a negatively priced item is possible and the ways in which such a situation can occur.


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  5. Calling the top of the NASDAQ rally - 2020 September 04

    Tech stocks have had an amazing bull market lately, but I think we have hit the top now and I'm willing to look like an idiot calling it.


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  6. Gold breaks 2000 USD/ounce - 2020 August 06

    Gold is now at record highs, multiple world events have transpired lately to push gold past the $2000/USD per ounce mark.


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  7. A bitcoin long squeeze - 2020 August 02

    More 2020 market stuff, this time the crypto currency Bitcoin.


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  8. The stonks market - 2020 August 02

    More 2020 market stuff, this time featuring Eastman Kodak and a hoard of retail investors.


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  9. The Kodak stockmarket moment - 2020 July 30

    This is possibly the most insane stock market movement I've ever seen in my life. Showcasing the true power of retail investment combined with extreme FOMO.


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  10. The future of automation products - 2020 July 21

    What does the future of automation products look like?


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