Media Release Appointment of Head of Economic Research

The Reserve Bank today announced the appointment of Dr Malcolm Edey to the position of Head of Economic Research. This position is one of the two department heads in the Economic Group who report to Dr Stephen Grenville, Assistant Governor (Economic).

Dr Edey has a first-class honours degree from Sydney University and a PhD from the London School of Economics. He joined the Bank in 1982 and has had extensive experience within the Economic Group, most recently as Chief Economist. For the past three years, he has been working in the Money and Finance Division of the Economics Department of the OECD, where he worked on a variety of policy-oriented macro-economic issues.


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