Saul Eslake
Attached are the slides I used in my presentations to the Tasmanian Branch of the Economic Society of Australia’s annual Tasmanian Economic Forum, held in Hobart yesterday, Monday 1 December. The first was on the global financial crisis and its impact on the world, Australian and Tasmanian economies:
Download:  GFC__Tas_Economy_Dec_2008.pdf
The second was part of a ‘debate’ on the topic, ‘Tasmania’s economy - Tiger or Pussy-Cat?’ which also included Professor Sinclair Davidson, co-author of the TCCI-sponsored discussion paper on the Tasmanian economy of which I have previously been (and remain) critical ( Read more here ), Professor Jonathan West of the Australian Innovation Centre, and Mr Andrew Scobie, President of the TCCI
Download:  Tiger_or_Pussy-Cat_Dec_2008.pdf