Conference – 1989 Studies in Money and Credit 20 June 1989

1989 Cover

A range of prominent Australian academic, business and policy economists participated in the 1989 conference. Four of the papers presented at the conference were written by Bank economists, and a fifth was written jointly by Bank economists and Professor Victor Argy of Macquarie University. The 1989 conference was the first in the continuing series of conferences held annually by the Reserve Bank of Australia.

Contents

  • Foreword
    MJ Phillips, Reserve Bank of Australia
  • Overview: Monetary Policy and the Economy
    Ian Macfarlane and Glenn Stevens, Reserve Bank of Australia
  • Monetary Targeting: The International Experience
    Victor Argy, Macquarie University
    Anthony Brennan and Glenn Stevens, Reserve Bank of Australia
  • The Relationship Between Financial Indicators and Economic Activity: 1968–1987
    Michele Bullock, Dirk Morris and Glenn Stevens, Reserve Bank of Australia
  • The Relationship Between Financial Indicators and Economic Activity: Some Further Evidence
    Glenn Stevens and Susan Thorp, Reserve Bank of Australia
  • Changes in the Behaviour of Banks and Their Implications for Financial Aggregates
    Ric Battellino and Nola McMillan, Reserve Bank of Australia
  • Monetary Policy Instruments: A Theoretical Analysis
    Malcolm Edey, Reserve Bank of Australia