The Economists' Corner


The Economists' Corner features CEDA's Chief Executive Melinda Cilento and Chief Economist Jarrod Ball in conversation, tackling the big issues and exploring some of the latest economic news and policy updates.

Episode 2

In this episode, Melinda and Jarrod discuss the global outlook for 2020, aged care policy, the Productivity Commission Inquiry into mental health, and the opportunites for growth in 2020.


In this episode, Melinda and Jarrod discuss stimulating economic growth exploring the recent interest rate cuts, business and infrastructure investment, Australia's space agency and the case for raising Newstart. Is it time to the raise the rate?