Australia : Selected Issues

Publication Date: October 06, 2011
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Summary: This study relates Australian household saving more closely to movements in asset market using event study analysis and econometric analysis. In this study, the policy challenges for Australia from rebalancing in China, a temporary growth slowdown in China, and a recession in advanced countries are analyzed. The Globally Integrated Monetary and Fiscal Model (GIMF) is used for policy challenges. The impact of the mining boom on the Australian labor market is also discussed in this paper.
Series: Country Report No. 11/301
Subject(s): Economic growth | Fiscal reforms | Labor markets | Private consumption | Private savings | Selected issues

Publication Date: October 06, 2011
ISBN/ISSN: 9781463921934/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1AUSEA2011002 Pages: 41
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