Economists warn Chief Minister Andrew Barr's forecast of a return to surplus is 'optimistic'

By Kirsten Lawson
Updated April 23 2018 - 11:10am, first published July 5 2015 - 9:23am

Independent economists are warning that Chief Minister Andrew Barr's forecast of a return to surplus in 2018-19 is optimistic, with a significant risk it will take longer than that for the budget to get back in the black.

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