- In the wake of recent “fake news” scandals, Acuity speaks to industry analyst Jason Bloomberg and asks: How can we trust the news anymore?
- Acuity also talks to IFAC President Rachel Grimes FCA about tax base erosion and profit shifting, and asks: What can be done to ensure corporations pay their fair share of tax?
- As Donald Trump moves to pull America out of the TPP, we speak to Dr Patricia Ranald from the Australian Fair Trade and Investment Network, and ask: Would the potential demise of the TPP be a bad thing?
The first episode of the Acuity Podcast (see below) delves into recent “fake news” scandals. Industry analyst and Forbes contributor Jason Bloomberg explains how fake news happens and why it can be so hard to detect.
Episode One of the Acuity Podcast also shines a spotlight on tax base erosion and profit shifting, including an interview with the new president of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) Rachel Grimes FCA about global moves to address the issue.
The podcast concludes with a look at some of the detail in
the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal. Dr Patricia Ranald
from the Australian Fair Trade and Investment Network shares her view on the
risks and limitations of the TPP.
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