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Revamped Vic Gov Investment tools

The Victorian Department of Treasury & Finance has moved all investment lifecycle, gateway and investment management standard guidelines, tools, templates under the one roof: http://www.dtf.vic.gov.au/Investment-Planning-and-Evaluation.  Their Investment Professional’s Toolkit is located at  http://www.dtf.vic.gov.au/Investment-Planning-and-Evaluation/Investment-professionals-toolkit. This is a very valuable site and is being

Posted in Australia, Government

Delusion or Distortion? (Validating benefits)

Interesting story on Lateline Business last night with a piece on BrisConnections, the tollway operator now moving into voluntary administration. The story makes a strong case for the need to validate business cases. Over confidence, confirmation bias, anchoring – just to name a few cognitive

Posted in Australia, BI News, Government, Industry, Private Sector

Benefits & A Budget Surplus

Do the dis-benefits of a national budget in surplus outweigh the benefits?

Posted in Australia, Government