What will our economy look like at the next election?

By Adam Triggs
Updated July 1 2021 - 5:10pm, first published September 14 2020 - 6:30pm
All the forecasts, including that of a V-shaped recovery, are already out of date and very optimistic about our precarious economy. Picture: Shutterstock

What does a recession do to your chances of re-election? We wouldn't have a clue in Australia. More than half our voters were either below voting age or not even born the last time Australia had a recession.