Past editions of Economic Roundup


Details of articles published in the past two editions of the Economic Roundup are listed below:

Winter 2003

The IMF and the challenge of relevance in the international financial architecture

Educational attainment and labour force participation in Australia

The economic impact of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)

Economic Outlook

Sustaining growth in Australia’s living standards


Autumn 2003

Preliminary Assessment of the Impact of TheNew Tax System

The role of the International Monetary Fund in crisis resolution

Poverty, inequality and the distribution of income in the Group of 20

Developments in crude oil prices

Key themes from the Treasury Business Liaison Program – February 2003

International house prices

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