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The slippery slope...

On June 10, 1990, as Bob Hawke became Australia's second longest serving Prime Minister. an election was looming. The financial Review in an article on March 9th, 1990 spoke of 'an economy slipping into mild recession'. At this time there were increased concerns about the economy and it was also the start of the Ski Season with no snow..