Keep up-to-date with the AICD's Chief Economist, Mark Thirlwell, as he shares insights on the impact of COVID-19.

Mark will cover:

  • What do we know about the economics of pandemics?
  • How has policy sought to respond: (1) fiscal policy? What are the implications for the government budget and public debt?
  • How has policy sought to respond: (2) monetary policy? What are the implications for the RBA?
  • How can we try to get the economy off life support and back into action?
  • Some early thoughts about potential longer-term implications