9 Feb 2017

Economics with Shamubeel Eaqub

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:20 pm on 9 February 2017

The Reserve Bank has this morning, again left the official cash rate unchanged at a record low 1-point-75 percent. This comes as the reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler confirms he will retire at the end of his term in September. Our economics commentator, Shamubeel Eaqub looks at what's next for the Reserve Bank, and how it might deal with the many pressures on our economy in future, including, of course, the housing crisis.