Address to the Australian Business Economists

Emerging from the crisis: recovery and reform


Dr Steven Kennedy PSM
Secretary to the Treasury


The Secretary to the Treasury, Dr Steven Kennedy PSM, delivered a post-Budget briefing to the Australian Business Economists.

During his speech the Secretary discussed the strength of the economic recovery and Treasury’s forecasts, changes in Australia’s fiscal position and the fiscal policy framework, and opportunities for reform in government services with a focus on the Budget announcements to reform Aged Care services.