29.06.2020Australia on hold, IPSOS Report
There have been some heart-wrenching events over the last 30 years since the 1991 recession “we had to have”. 9/11 in 2001, the GFC in 2008 and other various localised events around the world have created significant trauma and taken a toll on humanity. However, the economic, commercial and financial impact on citizens of the world from these events do not compare to the devastating effects of the current Covid-19 pandemic of 2020. Our latest global tracking results show that Australians are becoming increasingly anxious about the economic impact of Covid-19. In fact more Australians are now worried about the impact of the pandemic on their financial security than on their health. This begs the question: what should Government and businesses be focused on right now when engaging with Australians?