The only economic issue in the coming election should be household income and how wages policy can lift it.
The Reserve Bank has confirmed that banks, business and investors must think about the economic impacts of climate change — and that is what it is doing in its monetary policy decisions.
The Reserve Bank has flagged it is already thinking about cutting, rather than raising, interest rates — a key observation in the wake of a significant reappraisal of our current economic performance.
Australian manufacturing isn't as dead as some make out. And so what if it is?
Febrile markets have misjudged the Reserve Bank's monetary policy priorities, Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane write.
According to the tone of two speeches by RBA officials today, the central bank is happy to keep the cash rate at 3% for the foreseeable future.
The Reserve Bank has flagged that there may be further interest rate cuts in response to the strong dollar. In the strongest possible terms, report Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane.
Forecasters the world over are polishing their crystal balls to decide how much they downgrade their economic forecasts, write Glenn Dyer and Bernard Keane