Treasurer Scott Morrison sounds warning over economic growth as GDP forecasts turn negative

By James Massola, Peter Martin
Updated April 24 2018 - 10:14pm, first published June 2 2017 - 6:13am

Treasurer Scott Morrison has begun preparing the ground for weak or negative economic growth as the National Australia Bank marks down its forecasts, predicting a contraction of 0.1 per cent in the March quarter, making it the second quarter in three the economy has gone backwards.

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