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Chief economist update: Another rate cut on the cardsBY BENJAMIN ONG | FRIDAY, 14 JUN 2019 10:51AM
At this point, I'm not so sure whether an additional - or even two - RBA rate cuts would be able to turn the economy around and, more specifically, encourage highly indebted households to increase their spending.
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Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe said the legislated increase to the superannuation guarantee will impact wage growth and the government will need to weigh up the impacts of that.
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