The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) have just released the following communication regarding our upcoming online events and new Readings, which you may be interested in. New online education events Registrations are now live for two new webinars, designed to support Economics teachers
These events are free of charge and will be run via Zoom.
Bradley Jones, Head of Economic Analysis, talks about the economic effects of COVID-19 on the Australian economy and how the economy has
recovered. (This was presented as part of the Topical Talk series, which supports teacher professional development.)
The publication is now available for purchase. It provides an invaluable tool to support Year 12 teachers and students in preparation for
the 2021 examination. The Guide is $40 including postage and handling. Order now.
The COVID-19 pandemic gave rise to a historically large and rapid shock to the economy. This presentation will trace out the evolution of
the shock, its unique elements, and what we have learned along the path to recovery.
Thursday, 13 May 2021, 3.45 pm – 4.45 pm (AEST)
You can still book for your students to attend one of our Online Student Talks in May:
Monetary Policy and Current Economic Conditions (aimed at Years 11 and 12)
Introduction to Economics (aimed at Years 9 and 10)
ATO Tax Time 2021 - Teachers and Educational Professionals Toolkit
Ahead of the end of financial year, the ATO has prepared a range of resources to help teachers and education professionals this tax time.
It’s important that everyone understands what they can and can’t claim at tax time and how to best prepare and lodge their returns,
especially after a challenging year.
Teachers and education professionalsToolkit – This
toolkit contains practical and tailored information and tips to help anyone in the education sector including teachers, education
professionals and office workers, understand what they can and can’t claim in their tax return.
Template social media posts and a suggested newsletter article ready to use, for you to include in your relevant
communication channels, available on pages 12 and 13 of the Teachers
and education professionalsToolkit.
Annual Shann Memorial Lecture 2021
Monetary Policy During Covid with Guy Debelle (RBA) The UWA Business School Economics Department is pleased to invite you to attend this
year's Shann Memorial Lecture, Monetary Policy During Covid, on Thursday 6 May.
The RBA Deputy Governor will discuss the actions the Bank has taken over the past year and the impact they are having on the Australian
economy and financial markets. There will also be the opportunity for Q&A.
Dr Guy Debelle commenced as Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia on 18 September 2016. He is Deputy Chair of the
Reserve Bank Board and Chair of the Reserve Bank's Risk Management Committee. Prior to his current role, Dr Debelle was the Assistant
Governor (Financial Markets).
Date: Thursday 6 May 2021
Time: 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Venue: Wesfarmers Lecture Theatre, UWA Business School