Economic Issues

Peter Kennedy, Head Teacher/Teaching and Learning Castle Hill High School, answers:

Explain the factors contributing to inequality in the distribution of income in Australia

Matthew Johnson, UBS Australia Interest Rate Strategist, answers:

Outline the need to control inflation in relation to its effects on international competitiveness, savings, the allocation of resources and investment

Francis George, Head of Economics at The Scots College and Director of The Scots College Institute of Business and Economics, answers:

Analyse the conflict between Economic Growth and other economic objectives

Dr Will Harvey, Lecturer, The University of Sydney Business School answers:

Analyse the economic and social costs of income inequality
 

Francis George, Head of Economics at The Scots College and Director of The Scots College Institute of Business and Economics, answers:

Discuss what the term external stability means and how it is measured?

Matthew Johnson, UBS Australia Interest Rate Strategist, answers:

Outline the causes of inflation. Discuss the role monetary policy and fiscal policies have played in achieving price stability in the Australian economy.

Matthew Johnson, UBS Australia Interest Rate Strategist, answers:

Discuss the role monetary policy can and has played in managing inflation over the last five years in relation to the Australian economy