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Australian Economy: Race To The Bottom
August 08, 2016
Australian Economy: Race To The Bottom
The Reserve Bank of Australia cuts interest rates to a new record low.
Australian Economy: Race To The Bottom
Global Economy: It’s All About The Money
July 10, 2016
Global Economy: It’s All About The Money
Employment is rising, but for many workers wages have stalled.
Global Economy: It’s All About The Money
Australia: Turnbull Pledges Growth as Elections Called
May 09, 2016
Australia: Turnbull Pledges Growth as Elections Called
In the wake of the budget, the Australian PM has confirmed that Australia will go to the polls on July 2.
Australia: Turnbull Pledges Growth as Elections Called
Deflation Threatens Australia
May 01, 2016
Deflation Threatens Australia
The deflation disease appears to be spreading rapidly through Asia.
Deflation Threatens Australia
Growth Surprise Flattens Australia’s Big Shorters
March 07, 2016
Growth Surprise Flattens Australia’s Big Shorters
The Australian economy posts a surprisingly robust growth number.
Growth Surprise Flattens Australia’s Big Shorters
Asia’s New Year Economic Resolutions
January 01, 2016
Asia’s New Year Economic Resolutions
A tour of the prospects for the Asia-Pacific’s biggest economies in 2016.
Asia’s New Year Economic Resolutions
Policy 101: Kick-Starting Asian Growth
November 23, 2015
Policy 101: Kick-Starting Asian Growth
The region’s leaders have pledged action. Now they need to deliver.
Policy 101: Kick-Starting Asian Growth
Trust Vacuum Leaves Australia Struggling to Govern
October 10, 2015
Trust Vacuum Leaves Australia Struggling to Govern
In international comparison, Australia still shows some of the best policy performances and governance.
Trust Vacuum Leaves Australia Struggling to Govern
Australia: Malcolm Turnbull’s Economic Challenge
September 15, 2015
Australia: Malcolm Turnbull’s Economic Challenge
The new Australian PM finally achieves his ambition, but the hard work has just begun.
Australia: Malcolm Turnbull’s Economic Challenge
Australia Crawls Toward Growth Record
September 03, 2015
Australia Crawls Toward Growth Record
After an impressive 24 years of sustained growth, the country faces some serious headwinds.
Australia Crawls Toward Growth Record
China and Australia: It’s the Economy, Stupid
August 30, 2015
China and Australia: It’s the Economy, Stupid
The Australian government tried to reassure in the wake of market gyrations.
China and Australia: It’s the Economy, Stupid
China’s Economic Slowdown Ups Global Risks
August 27, 2015
China’s Economic Slowdown Ups Global Risks
Countries throughout the region are vulnerable to a slump in China’s economy.
China’s Economic Slowdown Ups Global Risks
OECD: World Economy Only ‘B-Minus’
June 05, 2015
OECD: World Economy Only ‘B-Minus’
The Asian picture is mixed, with downgrades for China and Japan.
OECD: World Economy Only ‘B-Minus’
Australian Treasurer To Consumers: Get Happy
May 14, 2015
Australian Treasurer To Consumers: Get Happy
With its latest budget, the government hopes to avert a post-boom hangover.
Australian Treasurer To Consumers: Get Happy
The Expensive Country: Australia Loses Its Luck
May 08, 2015
The Expensive Country: Australia Loses Its Luck
Australia retains its title as the world’s most expensive country for the fourth straight year.
The Expensive Country: Australia Loses Its Luck
The New Zealand Dollar’s Big Moment
April 18, 2015
The New Zealand Dollar’s Big Moment
Buoyed by a strong economy, the Kiwi approaches a historic parity.
The New Zealand Dollar’s Big Moment
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