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Rochelle Guttmann

Discussion paper

MARTIN has its place: a macroeconometric model of the Australian economy

This paper introduces MARTIN – the Reserve Bank of Australia's current model of the Australian economy. MARTIN is an economy-wide model used to produce forecasts and conduct counterfactual scenario analysis.

Perceptions of job security in Australia

Using data on Australian households over time, this article finds that workers' perceptions of their own job security have declined in recent years. These weaker job security perceptions have provided a small drag on wage growth.