25 Sep 2013

The Panel with Bernard Hickey and Mike Williams (Part 2)

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 4:32 pm on 25 September 2013

Topic - In a study out of Arizona State University, published in the journal Computers in Human Behaviour, the researchers found young people who are more narcissistic were the ones posting more often on Twitter. A letter that someone has written is challenging Bernard Hickey on our ability to get our mortgage rates down by threatening to shop around. Labour has promised to dump the Reserve Bank's new home loan restrictions - affecting first home buyers only - as the policy begins to bite those looking to get a foot on the first rung of the property ladder. Might surrounding children with 'brainboxes' mean they do worse academically? London School of Economics researchers say constantly being outshone in the classroom by cleverer kids could shatter their confidence.