October 23, 2018 / 6:34 PM / a month ago

Breakingviews - The Exchange: Kevin Rudd

NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - Australia’s prime minister in 2008 told Breakingviews how his government decided to spend some 6 pct of GDP on tax breaks, infrastructure and cash payments to citizens. That helped the country heavily exposed to China, commodities, finance and housing avoid a recession – just.

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