While the startling allegations of economic decline (should negative gearing on household purchases be disallowed) in the BIS Shrapnel Report have been quickly torn apart by many economists, it has nonetheless misinformed and mongered fear among the public’. Australia Institute executive director Ben Quist quoted by journalist Gareth Hutchens. Mongered fear??

‘Raised concerns’ might have been better, with the added benefit of being grammatically correct.

Source: Economic modellers ‘need code of conduct’, Sydney Morning Herald, March 4, 2016.