Thursday, May 14, 2020 4:00 AM +00:00
As the largest pandemic in a century, COVID-19 is first and foremost a human tragedy. But with this health crisis, the global economic impact has truly been unprecedented and will likely have consequences for a generation. With news bulletins bringing stories of the widespread economic fallout on a daily basis, it can often be overlooked that there are not only areas of the economy that are tracking positively, but could actually be growing. Speakers were: The Hon Dr Craig Emerson, Director of the Australian APEC Study Centre (AASC) at RMIT University, Jeremy Thorpe, Chief Economist & Partner, PwC Australia and James Kirby, Wealth Editor, The Australian.