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Were it not for JobKeeper, unemployment would be 11.7%, up from 5.2% in one month. Here’s how the numbers pan out

After all the forecasts and speculation, now we know the worst. Yesterday’s numbers from the Australian Bureau of Statistics lay out the catastrophic impact of COVID-19 on the Australian labour market. By Jeff Borland Professor of Economics, University of Melbourne Total hours worked fell 9.2% – in just one month, […]