The Policy Shop
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A podcast at the University of Melbourne, Australia, the Policy Shop is where local and global public policy is examined. Local and global academics address a different public policy subject with the host, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Melbourne. Please review our podcast on iTunes.
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Where did all money go?
3 days ago
For over a quarter of a century Australia has escaped recession.Yet despite continuous growth, Australia scrambles to make ends meet. This is the eighth year of a national budget deficit. With a federal budget due on May 9th - why does this wealthy nation find it so hard to balance the books - and what economic policies should Australia consider?
Australian Laureate Fellow in Economics at the University of Queensland, Professor John Quiggin & Honorary Professorial Fellow at the Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research at the University of Melbourne, Professor Judith Sloan, join the host, Professor Glyn Davis.