Westpac CEO Brian Hartzer is optimistic about the Australian economy. He says low unemployment and interest rates, rising commodity prices and improving business confidence augur well for the economy, although global developments are likely to play a negative role. He argues that federal and state governments should increase their spending on transport infrastructure in order to encourage businesses to increase their spending as well.
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