October 30, 2019
Echoes of Leslie Galfreid Melville who had a close association with RBA by being a member of Board between 1960 – 75 and played a critical role in debates that shaped mandate given to Reserve Bank in ’59.
August 28, 2019
Speech by Mr Philip Lowe, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, at “Challenges for Monetary Policy”, a symposium sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, 25 August 2019
August 13, 2019
Opening statement by Mr Philip Lowe, Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia, to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics, Canberra, 9 August 2019.
June 5, 2019
the Board decided to lower the cash rate by 25 basis points to 1.25 per cent. The Board took this decision to support employment growth and provide greater confidence that inflation will be consistent with the medium-term target.
April 25, 2019
The partnership between Monash University and the FMFC will help accelerate research into newborn health, particularly for the benefit of the most vulnerable premature or ill newborns.
April 3, 2019
The outlook for the global economy remains reasonable, although growth has slowed and downside risks have increased. Growth in international trade has declined and investment intentions have softened in a number of countries. In China, the authorities have taken steps to ease financing conditions, partly in response to slower growth in the economy. Globally, headline inflation rates have moved lower following the earlier decline in oil prices, although core inflation has picked up in a number of economies. In most advanced economies, unemployment rates are low and wages growth has picked up.
March 6, 2019
central scenario for the Australian economy is to grow by around 3 per cent this year. The growth outlook is being supported by rising business investment, higher levels of spending on public infrastructure and increased employment.