September 5, 2013
Kevin Rudd Deserves Another Term in Australia
The Economist, The Economist
EXCEPTIONALLY among rich-world economies, Australia is now enjoying its 22nd year of uninterrupted growth. Much of the lucky country’s recent prosperity came easily—from shipping coal and iron ore, Australia’s two biggest exports, to China, its biggest market. But now that the Chinese boom is fading and commodity prices are slumping, that luck may be on the turn.
TAGGED: Kevin Rudd, Tony Abbott, Australia, Australian Labor Party