August 17, 2020

17 August 2020 Alan Oster Podcast – Coronavirus and the economy

NAB Group Chief Economist Alan Oster talks about the latest impacts of the Coronavirus. Listen now.

  • Some encouraging news on the virus front in Victoria, with steep declines in the 7-day average case numbers. But the second wave has put a huge hole in the Victorian economy and it will take a lot of time to climb out of it. Meanwhile NSW contact tracers have performed incredibly well.
  • We will have our latest fortnightly consumption data out this Thursday. This will give us a better idea of the current state of play in the Victorian economy.

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