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Australia’s mining boom marked the glorious and sudden end of 25 years of economic growth. The country and particularly Western Australia are still trying to understand what happened and how Australia has been changed as a result. Royce Kurmelovs book Boom and Bust attempts to answer those questions through the stories of a range of players from high flying economistsĀ  to tradies and victims.

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