Category: Economy

If you put 10 economists in a room and ask for their outlook, you’re likely to get 10 very similar opinions. That’s not because they all agree. But because they’d all rather be wrong with the herd than take a gamble and be wrong on their own. We’ll cut through this ‘consensus mentality’ and give you the most important scoops on Australia’s economic outlook. And how other nations are shaping up around the world.

Oil Bulls’ Risky Bet

With OPEC ministers meeting this Friday, 22 June, all eyes will be on Vienna to see how much more supply is likely to come online. By next week, we’ll know if the hedge funds were right to be optimistic on rising oil prices. But I wouldn’t invest alongside them.