SAUL ESLAKE

Economist

SAUL ESLAKE

Economist

‘Welcome to my website …
I’m an independent economist, speaker, company director
and Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow at the University of Tasmania’

Commodities


Commodities – agricultural products, minerals, metals and energy – are far more important to Australia than they are to most other ‘advanced’ economies. The direction of commodity prices is a key influence on the Australian economy, and (usually) on the Australian dollar.

Economic Trends and Opportunities for Australian Agriculture

Commodities, The Australian Economy | 12th September 2017

Presentation to a Farm Business Update hosted by the Grains Research and Development Corporation in Adelaide, 12th September 2017


The Asian Century, Minerals & Energy and the Australian Economy

Commodities | 10th November 2015

Presentation to the International Mining and Resources Conference, Melbourne, 10th November 2015


The ‘Shale Revolution’

Commodities | 17th July 2013

Presentation to the International Conference of Commercial Bank Economists in Capetown, South Africa, in July 2013


Commodity Prices

Commodities | 23rd June 2011

Paper presented to the International Conference of Commercial Bank Economists, 23rd June 2011


COMING UP

Upcoming Events and Appearances


Nov

2nd

Presentation to Jobs Australia Forum

Hobart (venue TBA)

Dec

11th

The Tasmania Report
Hosted by the Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

presentations in Hobart (breakfast), Launceston (lunch) and north-west coast (dinner)

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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