Originally Posted by heyhey
Direct action could also be investment in technological innovation for efficiency or pollution reduction. Not just handouts for no reason, that's what ALP are for, they are called subsidies. These innovation could be in the form of new industry or exportables too.
As said before, Abbott has left quite some detail out about his intentions for it and all you're doing is speculating.
No, thats exactly what the Coalition have said Direct Action is all about. Its all rather odd, you have labor promoting free market mechanisms, and liberal promoting socialist govt funded welfare mechanisms. Ideologically topsy turvy.