South Australia is headed for sluggish growth and more unemployment in 2017, on the back of a year that was both good and bad, economists say.

University of Adelaide economists have released their final SA-focused Economic Briefing Report for 2016, which predicts long-term unemployment and underemployment will hit record levels in 2017. The team says international exports were a “bright light” in 2016 as they rose by 11 per cent compared to 6.7 per cent nationally….