Australia : 2019 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Australia

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept

Publication Date:

March 5, 2020

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

Despite sound macroeconomic fundamentals and policy management, growth remains below potential and inflation is slightly below its target range. While Australia has not experienced a major impact from declining global trade in the wake of the U.S.-China tensions, subdued global growth prospects pose a challenge, especially given Australia’s significant exposure to China. Productivity growth has slowed down.

Series:

Country Report No. 20/68

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

March 5, 2020

ISBN/ISSN:

9781513536088/1934-7685

Stock No:

1AUSEA2020001

Format:

Paper

Pages:

79

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