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What’s going on with the economy: Fact versus Fiction


AUSTRALIAN ECONOMY FALLS from best (after GFC remedies under Labor) to below top 20. What is going on when the Coalition rides on a fable about good economic management?

Alan Austin in the Michael West newsletter explains that News Corp media, that is The Australian, The Daily Telegraph, The Herald Sun, and the main dailies in other Australian cities — plus some radio talk shows — tell stories that suit the Liberal Party and the Institute for Public Affairs (IPA) and bury the true story.

He writes Labor has been demonstrably ineffective in countering the Coalition narrative despite a suitcase full of policies.

What to do?

Propaganda Prescription: how Australia can get its economic mojo back
By Alan Austin, 4 August 2019. Comment Analysis, Government, The Economy

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