Austerity Policies Risk Recession in Australia

A new report from WISeR examines austerity policies in Europe and the US.

The risk of Australia experiencing recession is high if austerity policies are adopted, warns Dexter Whitfield, Director of the European Services Strategy Unit and author of the report.

WISeR’s Executive Director, Associate Professor John Spoehr warns that unemployment would rise sharply in Australia if a future Federal Government embarked on a radical program of cost cutting.

The report and press release are now available.

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