OECD review of regulatory reform : Australia 2010 : towards a seamless national economy /Series: OECD Reviews of Regulatory ReformPublication details: Paris, France Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2010Description: PDFISBN:
- Australia : towards a seamless national economy
Includes bibliographical references (p. 204) Contents: Pt. 1. The macroeconomic context: Ch. 1. Perfromance and appraisal -- Pt. 2. Regulatory reform: Ch. 2. Regulatory governance -- Ch. 3. Mid-level regulatory governance - Commonwealth-state relationships -- Pt. 3. Competition and market openness: Ch. 4. Competition policy -- Ch. 5. Market openness.
Australia has been one of the most successful OECD countries in weathering the Global Financial Crisis. Mature regulatory settings and a strong fiscal position have worked in Australia's favour; it was among the few OECD countries which did not enter a recession. However Australia still has a challenge to lift productivity to return to a higher long-run growth path and continued future prosperity.