The John Hyde Archives

Historic archive of articles and newspaper columns written by former Australian politician John Hyde OAM.

Building Industry Superannuation

Superannuation  Industrial Relations 

  • Inelastic demand in the construction industry; ability to pass on increased costs to others.
  • Union Superannuation is a tax on union members as they get a percentage of their members contributions.
  • The revenue will give them the ability to further industrial or political action and further their careers.