Stephen Koukoulas is one of Australia’s leading economists with experience as Chief Economist of two major banks and the advisor to the former Prime Minister, Julia Gillard. We discuss the following:

04:48 – How long will interest rates stay this low?
06:40 – How will the economy be impacted if we have a Christmas lockdown?
09:15 – Working from home sustainable?
17:40 – Should we be concerned when JobKeeper and other stimulus grants disappear (or are significantly reduced)?
20:24 – How will the U.S. change of presidency affect the Australian economy?
22:47 – Coal exports are down and this appears to be permanent + tensions with China.

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