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Chief economist update: Government spending made money, saved money
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 18 DEC 2020
... the economic outlook, including higher-than-expected receipts and a lower-than-expected number of people receiving the JobKeeper Payment. This has been partly offset by additional policy decisions to support the economic recovery and secure access to ...
Household wealth hits record high
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 17 DEC 2020
... continued to save at elevated levels during the September quarter. Continuing government income support packages such as JobKeeper, economic support payments, and early access to superannuation were listed by the ABS as key drivers of the increase in ...
Chief economist update: Australia is out
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 3 DEC 2020
... recovery from the worst recession since the Great Depression of the 1930s. The government for its fiscal support measures - JobKeeper, JobSeeker, HomeBuilder; the RBA for its quick response in providing liquidity; and us, Australians all, for generally ...
Super sneaks back to $3tn in assets
ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 24 NOV 2020
... bringing in $23.3 billion down 1.8% compared to the previous year. However, APRA said employer contributions were buoyed by JobKeeper payments and increased by 4.1%. Benefit payments for the September 2020 quarter of $33.9 billion were slightly lower ...
JobKeeper saved 700,000 jobs: RBA
ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 24 NOV 2020
One in five Australians who received the JobKeeper payment would not have stayed employed this year without it, according to a research paper from the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA). The Morrison government announced a series of fiscal measures at ...
Chief economist update: Iron ore to reduce Aussie deficit
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 24 NOV 2020
... markets that were expecting total jobs numbers to drop by 40,000 over the month as the government scaled back of its JobKeeper subsidy payments - with strong gains in both full-time and part-time employment in October. Full-time employment increased ...
Chief economist update: A wonderful set of numbers
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 20 NOV 2020
... expecting total jobs numbers to drop by 40,000 over the month in response to the government's scaling back of its JobKeeper subsidy payments. The latest employment number has reduced the total jobs lost this year from more than 917,000 to just around ...
Chief economist update: Australian wages slow but still grow
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 19 NOV 2020
... sector wages growth slowed to 1.2% from 1.7%. Public sector wages slowed to 1.8% from 2.1%. The Morrison government's Jobkeeper scheme has short-circuited the lagged negative correlation between wages growth and the underemployment rate. We would ...
Chief economist update: Budget me this Batman
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 12 OCT 2020
... right now (Keynesian economics) - "in the long run we are all dead". Were it not for the government's largesse - JobKeeper, JobSeeker, HomeBuilder - us, Australians all, would be "dead" now or are dying ... or our economy is. This is evidenced in ...
Effects of ERS not so bad: Grattan
ELIZA BAVIN  |  THURSDAY, 8 OCT 2020
... Danielle Woods said the ERS scheme was incredibly important in providing support to households that needed it. "The JobKeeper scheme was also important, but for those higher income earners it was still a significant pay cut and so some people chose to ...
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