Economy

GDP down but there’s a road out

Australian GDP slowed in the June quarter and will be hit hard by the lockdowns but, writes economist Shane Oliver, here’s seven reasons to look beyond the gloom  2 September 2021| Shane Oliver, AMP Capital  (Image: Marcus […]

Economy

Questions about financial markets

AMP Capital’s, Shane Oliver’s Q&A on the global recovery, vaccines, inflation, the risk of a share crash, Australian home prices and other issues  30 March 2021 | Shane Oliver, AMP Capital   Is the global economic recovery […]

Economy

A better outlook

Still far from upbeat about the economy the Reserve Bank of Australia is more optimistic about conditions than three months ago 6 November 2020 | Richard Colleville The Reserve Bank of Australia’s (RBA) quarterly Statement […]

Economy

The Lucky Country

There’s some clear gaps between Australia and the rest of the world which show we may emerge from this period of global misery better than most nations 7 May 2020 | Shane Oliver, AMP Capital Back in […]

Finance

US Federal Reserve moves on rates

The US central bank decides not to wait and takes unusual step of lowering rates between board meetings 4 March 2020 | Shane Oliver, AMP Capital (Image: neonbrand) The US Federal Reserve has lowered its key Fed […]