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Shopping for ScoMo? Morrison kills consumer sentiment in NSW.

Shopping for ScoMo? Morrison kills consumer sentiment in NSW.

Retail sales figures show NSW consumers shutting their wallets from August last year, when Scott Morrison became Prime Minister.

A big week for economic data — and the politicians hoping to get elected on it

A big week for economic data — and the politicians hoping to get elected on it

Important data released this week will give us an idea of how the economy fared in 2018 — and enable us to assess the government's claims to economic competence ahead of the election.

Fate of the economy lies in the hands of NSW voters

Fate of the economy lies in the hands of NSW voters

Voters in other states should cross their fingers and hope that Gladys Berejiklian's NSW Liberal Party is returned to government for the sake of the national economy.

Everything is not AAA-OK in the NSW economy

Everything is not AAA-OK in the NSW economy

This week's Auditor-General's report on problems in the NSW budget hampers the chances of the state hanging on to its coveted triple-A credit rating. Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane report.

Sydney v Brisbane: why the real economic focus was NSW

Sydney v Brisbane: why the real economic focus was NSW

Australia's medium-term economic future looks a lot more like NSW than the economic forum in Brisbane.

Kennett: Why NSW should be more like Victoria

Kennett: Why NSW should be more like Victoria

Well, this won't inflame the NSW-Vic tensions at all: former Victorian Premier Jeff Kennett says the answers to NSW's economic woes lie in becoming more like Victoria. Lane-ways bars for all!

Irvine: NSW economy like an aging mistress whose lost her looks

Irvine: NSW economy like an aging mistress whose lost her looks

NSW missed the mining boom, got flattened by the GFC, then managed to pick themselves up again. But the return of the resources boom will be detrimental and the federal government needs to help a brother out, warns Jessica Irvine.