Future of Business Breakfast Forum - Impacts of the Federal Budget
DescriptionWhat is it that the Federal Government needs to be doing right now to steady, protect and grow the economy? Have they got it right?
2020 is like no other year. Covid-19 has changed the Country and impacted us all in so many ways. No-one has been left untouched by the economic impact and the Covid-19 induced recession.
Join us to hear how the experts break down the budget and share with us on the real effect of the budget announcements with Stephen Halmarick, Chief Economist and Head of Global Economic & Markets Research at Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Dr Shawn Leu who is senior lecturer of Macroeconomics at the UNE Business School.
Stephen Halmarick | Chief Economist and Head of Global Economics & Markets Research | Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Stephen was appointed to the Chief Economist role in April 2020 having been the Head of the Global Economic & Markets Research team since January 2018. Stephen is responsible for the team of economists and strategists that cover Australian Economics, International Economics, Rates, Fixed Income, Foreign Exchange, Credit and Commodities research.
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Dr Shawn Leu | Senior Lecturer of Macroeconomics | UNE Business School
Sean's research interests are in applied macroeconomics, open economy macroeconomics, monetary economics, and international finance. He previously taught at La Trobe University and has held visiting positions at the International Monetary Fund, Macquarie University, and University of Cincinnati.
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