Gavin R. Putland,  BE PhD

Contents

2014/04/11:  Why real developers and builders should split from the HIA
2014/04/07:  How to negatively gear your home
2014/04/06:  If you are charged under a retrospective ‘law’
2014/03/28:  The price cannot be right: Taxation, sub-intrinsic-value housing bubbles, and financial instability
2014/03/26:  How to invert colors in a selected region with GIMP
2014/03/22:  How to avoid stamp duty when you move house
2014/01/26:  Errata for Chapter 1 of Allen & Mills, Signal Analysis: Time, Frequency, Scale, and Structure (IEEE/Wiley, 2004)
2013/12/08:  A self-contained derivation of Kepler's laws from Newton's laws
2013/11/26:  A multiplatform Helvetica-like font stack that suppresses Arial
2013/11/24:  Using MathJax with a ‘Classic’ Blogger template
2013/10/19:  Ramsey taxation means land-value taxation
2013/10/05:  Maximalist ‘fiscal devaluations’ for Greece and Australia
2013/09/15:  Does Australia need a Tenants' Party?
2013/08/07:  The price of eliminating ‘company tax’
2013/08/01:  How I beat an invalid transport-ticketing infringement notice
2013/07/26:  Make banks collect personal income tax!
2013/07/14:  Pay all who collect tax, not just banks
2013/07/07:  Misrepresentation of ‘fiscal devaluation’ in the Weekend Australian
2013/05/30:  Internal devaluation by tax reform
2013/05/22:  You can increase the GST without raising prices
2013/05/14:  Retrospective laws breach separation of powers
2013/05/03:  Private prisons lead to tyranny
2013/04/27:  Austerity without unemployment
2013/04/12:  Full employment: how the euro can work for Ireland, not against it
2013/04/02:  War on drugs breaches separation of powers
2013/03/25:  Is Australia's plus-70-year copyrort term unconstitutional?
2013/03/23:  The only way to make payroll tax legal
2013/02/07:  Abbott's constitutional own-goal
2013/02/04:  How income tax feeds into prices
2013/01/26:  The day the deal was done
2013/01/23:  Is myki unconstitutional?
2012/12/26:  Whether Section 82 of the Australian Constitution means what it says
2012/12/21:  Does the GST breach Section 55 of the Constitution?
2012/12/16:  Installing a Brother MFC-7460DN printer/scanner over a network on Linux Mint 14.1 MATE 32-bit ed.
2012/12/13:  An open letter to Australian Treasurers
2012/12/07:  Draft Federal Budget Speech, 2013-14
2012/11/25:  How inflationary is government-issued money?
2012/09/29:  Ubuntu 12.10 Beta 2 and Sabayon Linux 10 on Dell Vostro 360
2012/09/09:  Abolishing payroll tax & stamp duty is easier than you think
2012/09/05:  Three font stacks to match DejaVu / Bitstream Vera
2012/08/23:  Real reform is qualitative, not quantitative
2012/08/20:  The Parable of the Talents (Neoclassical Version)
2012/08/18:  The creation of Woman, and the Seventh Day (Neoclassical Version)
2012/08/17:  Render to Caesar... (Neoclassical Version)
2012/08/16:  How to redirect Blogger pages to external URLs
2012/08/06:  Font stacks that work across Windows, OS X, and Linux
2012/08/02:  The jury: Your last defence against bad laws
2012/07/30:  Diagrams for ‘Barlow-Newtonian and relay-Newtonian’
2012/06/27:  Force the States and Territories to means-test fines!
2012/06/22:  Draft letter to the ATO
2012/05/13:  Linux in full HD (with brightness control) on Dell Vostro 360
2012/04/30:  How to claw back your fines 100-fold
2012/04/17:  Australia's payroll taxes are probably unconstitutional
2012/03/24:  Linux kernel 3.3 on Dell Vostro 360
2012/03/20:  Employers: How to scare off the tax man
2012/02/10:  How to beat revenue-raising fines
2012/01/12:  Replacing property taxes and payroll tax
2012/01/10:  Plea bargaining with a vengeance
2012/01/09:  Keating's Great Big Tax on Everything
2012/01/06:  If Anna Bligh ran a body corporate (U.S. ed.)
2011/12/23:  How tax causes financial crises and unaffordable housing
2011/12/15:  Five secrets for a successful economy
2011/12/11:  Pyrrhic victories violate rule of law
2011/12/03:  Ubuntu 12.04 Beta 1 on Dell Vostro 360
2011/11/27:  Why renters are vermin
2011/11/11:  Prosper Australia's doco Real Estate 4 Ransom
2011/10/25:  Slump in property sales points to recession
2011/10/02:  How to beat fines due to bad signage
2011/09/18:  Can banks really evict tenants?
2010/03/19:  Juries can already protect whistleblowers
2009/07/08:  Legal notices
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2009/01/25:  Raising Australia's market share — Take 2!
2008/04/21:  When $4 million for nothing isn't enough
2008/04/07:  Still on the mountaintop: Economically rational racism
2008/03/12:  Apply your razor to the FHOG — surgically
2008/02/29:  100 words for the Australia 2020 Summit
2008/02/27:  The myth of progressive taxation
2008/02/25:  Can you stop paying the mortgage and keep the house?
2008/02/11:  How the Left could learn to love a retail tax
2008/02/08:  Google shows two whales
2008/01/30:  Will we all be Keynesians again?
2007/11/28:  Why patents are ‘basically iniquitous’
2007/10/29:  The Mother of All BBQ Stoppers
2007/07/31:  Democracy vs. universal suffrage
2007/07/16:  Haneef: So much for the separation of powers
2007/07/15:  Haneef ‘charge’ unconstitutional
2007/06/03:  Corporate solution to rape
2007/03/10:  Secrets about the State Secrets Privilege
2006/12/22:  Sure-fire method of avoiding jury duty?
2006/07/24:  Victims in double jeopardy
Not quite a department-store telescope
2006/06/30:  Self-funding infrastructure
2006/03/31:  The essential difference between patents and copyrights
2006/03/14:  Infrastructure on a bootstrap budget
2006/01/06:  Little people vs. littler people
2005/12/19:  Majority verdicts threaten victims
2005/12/06:  Ball in Property Council's court
2005/10/19:  Patently perverse incentives
1999/12/26:  Flag designs, Southern Cross theme, 2:3
1999/12/12:  The Single Means Test
1998/02/27:  Flag designs, Southern Cross theme, 5:8
1998/01/11:  Flag designs, kangaroo theme
1997/10/20:  Modeling of Horns and Enclosures for Loudspeakers (PhD thesis)