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Economic Roundup Issue 2, 2011

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Issue 2 of the 2011 Economic Roundup contains the following articles:

  • The Australian economy and the global downturn Part 1: Reasons for resilience
  • The Australian economy and the global downturn Part 2: The key quarters
  • The rise in household saving and its implications for the Australian economy
  • Australia 2011: opportunities, challenges and policy responses
  • Opportunities, challenges and implications for policy
  • The resources boom and structural change in the Australian economy
  • Where are we in terms of heightened regulation and why are we here?
  • Key themes from Treasury's Business Liaison program
  • Percy Spender: an early Keynesian
  • Average rates of company tax across industries revisited