It’s about people, stupid

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The phrase “it’s the economy, stupid” was coined during Bill Clinton’s successful
1992 American presidential campaign. But over the last 30 years economic policy makers worldwide, including here in Australia, have forgotten that truly strong and prosperous economies are about people, not just mathematical equations,  Dennis Glover argues.

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