SAUL ESLAKE

Economist

SAUL ESLAKE

Economist

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I’m an independent economist, speaker, company director
and Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow at the University of Tasmania’

Yearly Archives: 2011


Germany’s economic and political generals are fighting the wrong war

Publications, The Global Economy | 25th November 2011

Op-ed article published in the Melbourne Age and Sydney Morning Herald newspapers, 25th November 2011


The best way to push bad policy is to wrap it in a ‘security’ blanket

Security | 9th November 2011

Article published in the Melbourne Age, and in the online edition of the Sydney Morning Herald, 9th November 2011


Just don’t call them “Leavers’ Dinners” – please

Tasmania | 8th November 2011

Article published in the Launceston Examiner, 8th November 2011


Distribution Matters

Australian Society and Politics | 29th October 2011

Article published in the Melbourne Age, and in the online edition of the Sydney Morning Herald, 29th October 2011


Reflections on the October 2011 Tax Forum

Taxation | 12th October 2011

Article published in the Melbourne Age, and in the online edition of the Sydney Morning Herald, 12th October 2011


Australia’s Tax Reform Challenge

Taxation | 21st September 2011

Australian Parliamentary Library Lecture, 21st September 2011


What can be done to improve Australia’s productivity performance

Productivity, Publications | 8th September 2011

Saul Eslake | The Conversation | 8th September 2011 What is to be done about Australia’s deteriorating productivity performance? It’s by no means inconceivable that the answer to this question could be “nothing”. Historical precedent strongly suggests Australians and their politicians will feel no great compulsion to embrace a program of productivity-enhancing economic reforms as […]


I’m not a protectionist, but … 

Economic Policies | 31st August 2011

Op-ed article published in the Melbourne Age and Sydney Morning Herald newspapers on 31st August 2011


COMING UP

Upcoming Public Events and Appearances


2019

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SPEAKING

Excerpts from some recent presentations


TESTIMONIALS

What Others Say


“You are one of the best at what you do in the world”
Gail Fosler, Chief Economist, The Conference Board, New York, December 2002

“I have never known an economist to have such a knowledge of world economic facts and to be able to bring to bear so much information in answering a question without notice”
Charles Goode, Chairman, ANZ Bank, July 2009

“An outstanding presentation that was lucid, logical and blended hard facts with humour. And Saul comfortably communicated to meet the wide range of ages, occupations and knowledge of our guests”
Anthony Starkins, Executive Director, First Samuel Ltd, August 2016


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