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Speeches - 2008

  • 9 December 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Interesting Times - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 77K audio mp3

  • 19 November 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    The Economic Situation - Melbourne
    HTML or PDF 81K audio mp3

  • 19 November 2008
    Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Economic)
    The Economy in Late 2008: Conditions and Prospects - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 190K audio mp3

  • 31 October 2008
    Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets)
    Market Operations in the Past Year - Melbourne
    HTML or PDF 67K audio mp3

  • 30 October 2008
    Ric Battellino, Deputy Governor
    An Update on Household Finances - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 140K audio mp3

  • 21 October 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Australia, New Zealand and the International Economy - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 57K audio
    mp3

  • 17 September 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    The Directors’ Cut: Four Important Long-run Themes - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 49K audio mp3

  • 8 September 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Opening Statement to House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics - Melbourne
    HTML or PDF 57K and Hansard transcript [PDF 280K]

  • 25 August 2008
    Keith Hall, Assistant Governor (Banking and Payments)
    The Importance of Financial Literacy - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 49K

  • 14 August 2008
    Ric Battellino, Deputy Governor
    Opening Comments to House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics Inquiry into Competition in the Banking and Non-Banking Sectors - Sydney
    HTML and Hansard transcript [PDF 544K]

  • 13 August 2008
    Philip Lowe, Assistant Governor (Financial System)
    The Financial Cycle and Recent Developments in the Australian Financial System - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 105K

  • 28 July 2008
    Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets)
    Recent Debt Market Developments - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 136K

  • 24 July 2008
    Michele Bullock, Head of Payments Policy Department
    Presentation to APCA’s CECS Advisory Council: Update on Payments System Reforms
    Presentation Slides [PDF 26K]

  • 16 July 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Challenges for Economic Policy - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 53K

  • 9 July 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Remarks to Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of Bendigo Bank - Bendigo
    HTML or PDF 45K

  • 27 June 2008
    Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets)
    Open Market Operations - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 71K

  • 21 June 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Commodity Prices and Macroeconomic Policy: An Australian Perspective - Banff
    HTML or PDF 109K

  • 13 June 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Economic Conditions - Melbourne
    HTML or PDF 57K

  • 13 June 2008
    Michele Bullock, Head of Payments Policy Department
    Presentation to Australian Smart Cards Summit 2008: Update on Payments System Reforms
    Presentation Slides [PDF 30K]

  • 4 June 2008
    Philip Lowe, Assistant Governor (Financial System)
    The Preliminary Conclusions of the Payments System Review - Hamilton Island
    HTML or PDF 54K

  • 16 May 2008
    Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets)
    A Comparison of the US and Australian Housing Markets - Adelaide
    HTML or PDF 94K

  • 15 May 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    The Australian Economy: Then and Now - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 73K

  • 5, 6 and 9 May 2008
    Michele Bullock, Head of Payments Policy Department
    Presentation to Commonwealth Bank of Australia Merchant Forums (Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney)
    Presentation Slides [PDF 42K]

  • 15 April 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Liquidity and the Lender of Last Resort - Canberra
    HTML or PDF 63K

  • 4 April 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Opening Statement to House of Representatives Standing Committee on Economics - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 44K and Hansard transcript [PDF 276K]

  • 27 March 2008
    Anthony Richards, Head of Economic Analysis Department
    Some Observations on the Cost of Housing in Australia - Melbourne
    HTML or PDF 103K

  • 27 March 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Recent Financial Developments - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 50K

  • 14 March 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Monetary Policy and Inflation: How Does it Work? - Canberra
    HTML or PDF 67K

  • 11 March 2008
    Michele Bullock, Head of Payments Policy Department
    Presentation to Cards & Payments Australasia: Reviewing Australia’s Payments System Reforms – A Progress Report
    Presentation Slides [PDF 69K]

  • 5 March 2008
    Guy Debelle, Assistant Governor (Financial Markets)
    Recent Developments in the Australian Bond Market - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 76K

  • 5 March 2008
    Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Economic)
    The Evolving Economic Outlook - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 103K

  • 19 February 2008
    Malcolm Edey, Assistant Governor (Economic)
    Talk to CEDA Economic and Political Overview 2008 - Sydney
    HTML or PDF 96K

  • 19 January 2008
    Glenn Stevens, Governor
    Economic Prospects in 2008: An Antipodean View - London
    HTML or PDF 82K