CommBank Global Economic & Markets Update podcast

Did CBA Household Spending Intentions shift gears in May?

June 16, 2020

The patterns of spending in the Australian economy continue to be impacted by the policies to slow the spread of Covid-19 – with some big changes now evident. This podcast features Stephen Halmarick, Chief Economist and Head of Global Economic & Markets Research and Belinda Allen, Senior Economist discussing the May edition of the HSI and interesting developments in Home Buying and Retail spending intentions. They also discuss what will be important drivers of the outlook, namely confidence, income and the roll off of government support measures as well as what we can expect from May’s labour market report.

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