INFOGRAPHIC: 2015 federal budget at a glance May 12, 2015 5.45am EDT Charis Palmer and Emil Jeyaratnam Authors Charis Palmer Deputy Business Editor, The Conversation Emil Jeyaratnam Multimedia Editor, The Conversation The Conversation’s partners View partners of The Conversation Republish this article We believe in the free flow of information. We use a Creative Commons Attribution NoDerivatives licence, so you can republish our articles for free, online or in print. Republish Deficit government debt budget deficit Federal Budget 2015 You might also like ‘Well do ya punk?’ Ariel Dovas Independent Scotland might get away with a high deficit – if it’s feeling lucky London’s trading strength has evolved from dockyard cranes to high finance. Rubén Moreno Montolíu/Flickr Britain drops one deficit target and ends up facing a new threat Money is cheap right now, so where are the returns? Image sourced from shutterstock.com Vital Signs: it’s time to borrow to build Australia is one of a small number of countries that enjoy a AAA rating. Image sourced from shutterstock.com Vital Signs: goodbye AAA Australia?