COMMENT: Moving past the tired rhetoric of 'debt and deficit'

Adam Holmes
Updated July 2 2021 - 2:38am, first published June 21 2020 - 4:00am
Australia's debt levels are low by OECD standards.
Australia's debt levels are low by OECD standards.

Like with any financial crisis, the coronavirus recession has forced Australia to rethink its relationship with debt and deficit.

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Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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