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How a tightening of wallets pushed Australia into recession

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg described Australia as “on the edge of the cliff” in the March quarter, facing “an economist’s version of Armageddon”. 

The last thing companies should be doing right now is paying dividends

OPINION: “Many very large companies have too little cash to ride out sharp downturns.”

More Australians are worried about a recession and an increasingly selfish society than about coronavirus itself

Young people admit to buying larger than normal amounts of medication and food than older people in recent study.

CEOs pessimistic about economy in 2020

Business leaders expect economic conditions to deteriorate in 2020 due to uncertainties in the global economy as well as local policies.

2020 survey: no lift in wage growth, no lift in economic growth and no progress on unemployment in year of low expectations

It’s shaping up to be a dismal year for the economy, with no progress on many of the key measures that matter for Australians.

Vital Signs. If we fall into a recession (and we might) we’ll have ourselves to blame

It’s time to face the reality that we are in a low-growth, low-interest rate, low-inflation trap.

How the ‘tyranny of distance’ affects the Australian economy

Being an island in the pacific isn’t all its cracked up to be.

Grocery, food accelerate Australia’s manufacturing industry

$126 billion FMCG industry helps the production of goods.

Dollar drops as greenback rallies

Dollar eases in overnight trade as sell off in greenback moderates.