Australia's approach to monetary policy

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Jane Sneddon Little;
(2002)
  • Subject: Monetary policy - Australia ; Reserve Bank of Australia ; Banks and banking, Central - Australia

According to Australia's Reserve Bank Act, the central bank's broad policy objectives include maintaining the stability of the currency, full employment, and the economic prosperity and welfare of the people of Australia. In 1993 the Reserve Bank of Australia adopted a ... View more
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