Politics

Dec 5, 2012

Richard Farmer’s chunky bits: Tassie’s GDP lags behind rest of nation

No cause for alarm in the country as a whole from today's GDP figures but things are surely looking crook down in Tasmania.

Richard Farmer

Crikey political commentator

Tasmanian woes. No cause for alarm in the country as a whole from today’s GDP figures but things are surely looking crook down in my old home state. In seasonally adjusted terms, the national GDP increased 0.5% in the September quarter, with through the year GDP growth at 3.1%.

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2 thoughts on “Richard Farmer’s chunky bits: Tassie’s GDP lags behind rest of nation

  1. Mike Smith

    The wowsers hate it when you point out that their ‘research’ confuses correlation and causation, too. :^)

  2. Jim Moore

    So you’re going to drink wine because it’s good for you now? Isn’t the fact that it tastes good and dulls your feelings of low self-esteem enough?

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