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Ex-Treasury economist jukes the falling wages stats

June 28, 2022 - 11:40 -- Admin

Australia’s wage price index growth was 2.35% in the latest reporting period, well below the inflation rate of 5.1%:   However, analysis by former federal Treasury economist Peter Downes suggests that real growth in wages is much higher than official figures indicate. Downes says the wage price index does not take into account the annual

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