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Australia’s economy keeps growing, but many at the lower end of the income scale are not reaping the rewards. Ro Evans looks at the reasons behind our rising inequality and the policies that can  help Victoria share the benefits of growth around more evenly.

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Ro Evans is Policy Officer at the Australian Council of Social Service (ACOSS).

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