Economic update: NAB's Alan Oster

The future of economic activity

NAT
Aug 26
Join CEDA for the latest economic forecasts and insights into the national economy.

Speakers

Alan Oster, Group Chief Economist, NAB

Event overview

Despite a record run of continuous economic growth, the COVID-19 pandemic has pushed the country into economic downturn. 
 
Government support has been extended by another six months, however what happens when these payments are discontinued? With increasing unemployment and casualisation of the workforce, and eventual discontinuation of support payments, the Australian economy will continue to be challenged. In addition, global recovery, trade and geopolitics pose increasing uncertainty for our exports and key partners.  
 
Join NAB Group Chief Economist, Alan Oster and a panel of those analysing the future of economic activity for the latest forecasts for the Australian economy, the imminent threats to it and what recovery looks like.
 
Livestream start times:
NSW/ACT/VIC/TAS/QLD: 12.30pm
SA/NT: 12.00pm
WA: 10.30pm

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Meet the speaker

Alan Oster
Group Chief Economist, NAB

As Group Chief Economist, Alan is responsible for NAB’s global economic and financial forecasts. He is also a highly respected and much quoted commentator on Australian and global economic trends and policy issues. Before joining the bank, Alan was the Senior Adviser in Treasury responsible for economic forecasting and modelling.

Additional participants to be confirmed.

 

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