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A collegial relationship between Treasury and the Reserve Bank is a good thing in principle. Monetary and fiscal policy remain the most important levers of economic policy, and the two institutions in charge of those levers need to exchange their views. Read more

Dr Oliver Hartwich
Insights Newsletter
2 August, 2019
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Boris, a Cicero reincarnate

He famously claimed his chances of becoming Prime Minister were “about as good as the chances of finding Elvis on Mars, or my being reincarnated as an olive”. It probably means Boris Johnson will be a pizza topping in his next life. In the meantime, Johnson’s job as Theresa May’s successor will be dominated by sorting out Britain’s Brexit mess. Delivering Brexit would be difficult for any politician. Read more

Dr Oliver Hartwich
Insights Newsletter
26 July, 2019

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