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Adam Triggs

Commentary

Why we can’t afford passive government

Australia has entered the year in bad shape, and things will only get worse without a change in direction, writes Adam Triggs.
Commentary

The weakest links

The ultimate economic cost of the coronavirus is unknown. But what we do know is that the bulk of the cost will come from how consumers and governments respond.
Report

G20 monitor: the Chinese 2016 G20 host year

The 19th issue of the G20 Monitor focuses on the state of the G20 in the initial months of the Chinese G20 Presidency and examines policies that could contribute to the G20’s core goal of improving global economic growth. Key findings: There are high expectations...
Commentary

The Reserve Bank needs cooperation, not QE

All the evidence shows that there are better ways to promote growth — and the federal government must play a key role, writes Adam Triggs.