Opinion

Australia cut unemployment faster than anyone predicted. Why stop now?

By Peter Martin
February 15 2022 - 6:25pm
Few, if any, of Australia's leading economists thought the unemployment rate would get anywhere near where it is now, at least in 2022. Picture: Shutterstock

If you told someone a year ago unemployment was about to dive below 5 per cent, to just above 4 per cent, they wouldn't have believed you.

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