See all my articles on The Conversation at this link and listed below.








  • Ingles, David and Stewart, Miranda (2016) Election 2016 debate: are Scott Morrison’s budget super changes retrospective? Australian Financial Review, 9 May
  • Stewart, Miranda (2016), The Contradictions of International Tax, Australian Institute of International Affairs, 11 August.
  • Stewart, Miranda, Ingles, David, Pota, Shuchita and Thomas, Steve, Election 2016: Tax Policies of the Major Parties, Part I and  Part II.
  • Stewart, Miranda (2016) Ideas for Australia, Five Ideas to fix Australia’s tax system, The Conversation 21 April 2016. Included in Ideas for Australia: 10 Big Issues for Election 2016 and beyond: Sydney, 2016,
  • Stewart, Miranda (2016) Gender neutral policies are a myth: why we need a woman’s budget, The Conversation, 16 March 2016 and at
  • Ingles, David and Stewart, Miranda (2016) Tax white paper: Our pension is too mean, our super tax concessions too generous, The Age, 13 January 2016.






Selected Media Interviews and Appearances

  • Will Labor’s dividend imputation policy overwhelmingly affect the low paid?‘ RMIT ABC Factcheck, Josh Gordon (30 January 2019)
  • Good Policy vs Poor Politics’ Melbourne Institute Outlook Conference (November 2018
  • ‘Wealth tax a spur to enter the workforce’, analysis by David Uren citing research by Miranda Stewart, Ben Phillips and David Ingles, The Australian, 1 October 2018
  • ABC Radio and Podcast, Rear Vision, Tax and Happiness, 8 July 2018 (with Keri Phillips), Interview
  • Why you should keep paying the ‘tampon tax’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 18 June 2018 by Jessica Irvine, Miranda Stewart comments
  • Miranda Stewart speaks to ‘The Business’, ABC 18 June 2018
  • Work to barely pay for returning mothers even after budget changes, Senate inquiry told, The Sydney Morning Herald, 17 June 2018 by Peter Martin, Miranda Stewart comments
  • Pink tax versus blue tax: the case for taxing women lightly, The Sydney Morning Herald, 13 June by Peter Martin, Miranda Stewart comments
  • Pink and Blue forms: is gender-based tax really as crazy as it sounds?, The Guardian, 8 June 2018 by Gareth Hutchens, Miranda Stewart comments during a public hearing from government’s income tax plan
  • ABC Q&A, Live broadcast, 15 May 2017 (with Tony Jones as host; Chris Bowen Shadow Treasurer, Simon Birmingham, Minister for Education, Larissa Waters, Greens Senator, Innes Willox, Australian Industry Group)
  • ABC Radio National Talks: Fixing Australia’s Democracy, Presentation and podcast, 23 June 2016,
  • GST increase in Australia: Winners and losers of tax changes,, 22 July 2015 (comment)
  • FactCheck: is 50 per cent of all income tax in Australia paid by 10 per cent of the working population? The Conversation, 28 July 2015 (reviewer)
  • Being female is bad for your wealth, Australian Financial Review, 29 July 2015 (comment)
  • Why the hard sell on personal income tax cuts? ABC The Drum, 25 August 2015
  • Will Turnbull take up the GST challenge? ABC The Drum, 16 September 2015
  • FactCheck: Has the government introduced 17 new taxes? The Conversation, 17 September 2015 (reviewer)
  • Five ways to make state taxes fair and more efficient, The Age, 22 September 2015 (with John Freebairn)
  • ABC, The Drum live, 2 November 2015 (interview)
  • ABC 7.30 Report, 2 November 2015 (interview)
  • Cryptocurrencies: what to study until there’s a ‘bachelor of bitcoin’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 5 November 2015 (comment)
  • Tax white paper: Our pension is too mean, our super tax concessions too generous, The Age, 13 January 2016 (with David Ingles)
  • What’s the fuss about tax reform? ABC radio, 8 February 2016 (interview)
  • Tax and tax reform in Australia, ABC radio, 14 February 2016 (interview)
  • Election 2016 debate: are Scott Morrison’s budget super changes retrospective? Australian Financial Review, 9 May 2016 (with David Ingles)
  • How our tax system favours the wealthy, ABC radio, 16 February 2016 (interview)
  • Sky News Live with Peter Van Onselen,’Tax reform’ Policy Panel, 19 May 2016 (interview panel)
  • ABC TV Local 7pm News (interview), 8 June 2016
  • ABC Radio National, RN Talks: Fixing the system, presenter Fran Kelly, guests John Keane, Philippa Collin, Miranda Stewart, Ian Marsh, 23 June 2016
  • Labor Senator Jenny McAllister calls for party to back parental leave superannuation policy, ABC News, by Eliza Borrello (Miranda Stewart comments) 29 July 2016
  • ‘Should the Treasurer be worried about the number of ‘zero net taxpayers’?’ The Sydney Morning Herald (with Peter Whiteford) November 3, 2016
  • ‘Consider Republicans’ tax plan, says economist Ross Garnaut’, The Sydney Morning Herald, by Patrick Hatch (Miranda Stewart comments) April 12, 2017
  • ‘Australia could follow US with any corporate tax changes’, The Constant Investor, by Alan Kohler (Miranda Stewart interview) April 20, 2017
  • ‘Global oil giant Chevron loses to Australian Tax Office in landmark tax case’, Xinhuanet by Will Koulouris (Miranda Stewart comments) April 26, 2017
  • ABC Radio National (Phillip Adams) (various) Late Night Live
  • Devil’s Avocado Blog Interview, 2015 ( )
  • ‘Lower, simpler, fairer’ taxes within reach, though all governments must be on-board’, The Canberra Times 6 April 2015
  • ‘Creating a tax system that is fair to all’, The Canberra Times, 10 September 2014
  • Fix outdated tax system Hockey tells G20 ministers‘, Interview, The Conversation (2014)