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6 things to watch for as Australia crawls out of recession

Our economy has grown in the September quarter (the three months to September) after two quarters of going backwards. Using…

5 months ago

Grattan on Friday: Protests add new element of uncertainty to COVID exit

Paradoxically, but perhaps inevitably, as things are getting better in the wake of the COVID crisis tempers - including, it…

11 months ago

Economic snap-back? Not so fast

With the virus on the back foot, it’s tempting to declare victory. Provided we stay vigilant on the public health…

11 months ago

Our needlessly precise definition of a recession is causing us needless trouble

Later today we’ll know what the bushfires and the coronavirus did to the economy in the three months to March:…

11 months ago

How a tightening of wallets pushed Australia into recession

A go-slow on spending sent the economy backwards 0.3% in the first three months of this year, only the fourth…

11 months ago

‘Consider crypto’ advises Coinbase boss as US national debt skyrockets

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong has reacted to a recent report on the United States' escalating national debt by recommending crypto…

1 year ago