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Transcript - Sky News AM Agenda (Lehman Brothers)

September 14, 2018

KIERAN GILBERT: With me now, the former Treasurer Wayne Swan. Ten years on from the collapse of Lehman Brothers. It’s hard to think that it’s been as long as that, but what’s your reflection on the days of those dramatic events at the end of 2008 and the start of 2009?

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Transcript - ABC RN Breakfast (Lehman Brothers)

September 14, 2018

FRAN KELLY: Ten years ago tomorrow, September 15 2008, global markets were shaken by the collapse of the Wall Street bank, Lehman Brothers.

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Transcript - ABC The Business (Lehman Brothers)

September 13, 2018

CARRINGTON CLARKE: The collapse of Lehman Brothers sent shudders down the spines of politicians around the world. Here in Australia, the Labor Government decided to go hard and go early, implementing a huge stimulus package and guaranteeing bank deposits. Wayne Swan was the Treasurer in 2008, and he says time has proven that the government’s action saved Australia from recession.

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Transcript - ABC News Radio (Lehman Brothers)

September 12, 2018

HOST: Australia avoided much of the fallout [of the crisis] after Kevin Rudd’s Labor Government guaranteed bank deposits and provided massive economic stimulus to keep consumers spending. Wayne Swan was Treasurer at the time. He spoke to Peter Ryan.

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Transcript - ABC News 24 (Liberal Leadership)

August 23, 2018

STAN GRANT: Wayne Swan is standing by – former Deputy Prime Minister and Treasurer, and currently the national president of the Labor Party. Glad you could join us.

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Transcript - ABC Brisbane Drive with Steve Austin

August 23, 2018

STEVE AUSTIN: The federal Liberal Party’s leadership crisis has seen another extraordinary development. Parliament has been cut short and the House of Representatives won’t resume for a couple of weeks.

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