The Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) shows this year's federal deficit has improved by $5.8 billion compared to forecasts in the May budget, but it is still going to hit more than $23 billion.
The Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook 2016-17 (MYEFO) has been prepared in accordance with the Charter of Budget Honesty Act 1998 . The Charter requires that the Government provide a mid-year budget report which provides updated information on the Government’s fiscal position.
Budget speech 2016-17, delivered by Federal Treasurer, Scott Morrison.
Australians know that our future depends on how well we continue to grow and shape our economy as we transition from the unprecedented mining investment boom to a stronger, more diverse, new economy. They know...
In this speech to the 2015 Australian Council of Social Service congress, social security minister Scott Morrison outlined a series of initatives consistent with the government’s view that it should reduce its role on social welfare provision, including via social impact bonds.