Why Reserve Bank needs to raise rates next weekAustralian Society and Politics, Economic Policies, Economic Video, News, The Australian Economy | 28th April 2022
Saul talked with The Conversation’s Chief Political Correspondent Michelle Grattan on 27th April about this week’s much bigger-than-expected March quarter inflation data, and its implications for next week’s RBA Board meeting and for the current election campaign.
Indonesia as an investment destinationAsian Economies, Economic Video | 25th November 2021
Saul’s presentation to a webinar on “Seizing Post-Pandemic Investment Opportunities in Indonesia” hosted by the Indonesia Investment Promotion Centre in Sydney on 24th November 2021. In this presentation Saul makes the case for Indonesia to be seen as an alternative for countries and companies wanting to reduce their dependence on China, with the IMF forecasting […]
Tasmania records strong economic growth in 2020-21 but remains Australia’s poorest stateEconomic Video, News, Tasmania | 23rd November 2021
Saul discusses the findings of the latest ABS State Accounts for the 2020-21 financial year with Tasmania Talks’ Mike O’Loughlin on 22nd November
What to do about Housing AffordabilityAustralian Society and Politics, Economic Video, Housing | 17th November 2021
This week I ‘appeared’ (virtually) before the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Tax and Revenue’s Inquiry into Housing Affordability and Supply. You can read my opening statement to the committee and view the recording of my Q&A with the Committee here.
A chat with Alan KohlerEconomic Video, Publications | 19th October 2021
Saul talks with the Eureka Report and ABC News’ Alan Kohler about inflation, interest rates and housing affordability on his The Money Café podcast on 19th October 2021 Hello, I’m Alan Kohler, Editor in Chief of Eureka Report and welcome to The Money Café. Joining me today is Saul Eslake, independent economist, used to be […]
Talk to the annual Australia-Indonesia Business SummitAsian Economies, Economic Video | 18th October 2021
A short talk to the annual Australia-Indonesia Business Summit on 19th October 2021, jointly hosted by the Indonesia Investment Promotion Centre in Sydney and the Australia-Indonesia Business Council, about the improving investment climate in Indonesia, especially for those interested in the health and aged care sectors (which were the focus of this year’s summit)
Fiscal Policy and Public DebtEconomic Policies, Economic Video | 2nd October 2021
Login or subscribe to view the full video and presentation slides Login Subcribe In this webinar Saul focuse public debt. How worried should we be about the increase in the amount of debt incurred by Australia’s federal and state governments since the onset of Covid-19? Is it important that public debt be “paid off” […]
The Economics of International MobilityAustralian Society and Politics, Economic Video, The Arts, The Australian Economy | 12th August 2021
Virtual presentation to the Australian Performing Arts Market ‘Gathering’ on 12th August 2021, looking at trends in (and consequences) of international mobility of goods and services, capital and people, both pre- and post-Covid, and the consequences of Covid for the performing arts. Scroll down to view the recording.