WEEKEND ECONOMIST: Please explain

The market has priced in an inflation rate for Australia that makes it the worst in the Anglo-American world, yet RBA Governor Glenn Stevens is not being held to account.

If we are to take the Reader’s Digest Survey of the 100 Most Trusted Australians at all seriously, then RBA Governor Glenn Stevens comes in at a very low 83, well behind Dr Harry, Bindi Irwin, Lara Bingle and The Wiggles. He did at least manage to come out ahead of Wayne Carey, Ben Cousins, Kyle Sandilands and Rodney Adler.

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