‘Amazing’ jobs figure overshadowed by Sydney and Victoria lockdowns

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In the wake of last year’s economic plunge, unemployment hit pre-pandemic levels, economic growth was back and Australia became a COVID-19 miracle.

Next thing you know, the federal government is doing what it said it wouldn’t need to do again – putting together a support package to help businesses and workers because our two biggest cities are in lockdown.

Today on Please Explain, economics correspondent Jennifer Duke joins Tory Maguire to discuss Australia’s economic recovery amid the latest round of lockdowns in Sydney and Victoria.

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