Revenues calculated on an exchange rate basis, i. This entry records the difference between national government revenues and expenditures, expressed as a percent of GDP.
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Further details may exist on the talk page. February Australia's average GDP growth rate for the period — was 3. As opposed to many neighbouring Southeast Asian countries, the process towards independence was relatively peaceful and thus did not have significant negative impact on the economy and standard of living.
Economic liberalisation[ edit ] From the early s onwards, the Australian economy has undergone intermittent economic liberalisation.
Inunder prime minister Bob Hawkebut mainly driven by treasurer Paul Keatingthe Australian dollar was floated and financial deregulation was undertaken. Early s recession[ edit ] Main article: Early s recession The early s recession came swiftly after the Black Monday of Octoberas a result of a stock collapse of unprecedented size which caused the Dow Jones Industrial Average to fall by This collapse, larger than the stock market crash ofwas handled effectively by the global economy and the stock market began to quickly recover.
But in North America, the lumbering savings and loans industry was facing decline, which eventually led to a savings and loan crisis which compromised the well-being of millions of US people.
The following recession thus impacted the many countries closely linked to the USs, including Australia. Paul Keating, who was prime minister at the time, famously referred to it as "the recession that Australia had to have. Mining in Australia Mining has contributed to Australia's high level of economic growth, from the gold rush in the s to the present day.
The opportunities for large profits in pastoralism and mining attracted considerable amounts of British capital, while expansion was supported by enormous government outlays for transport, communication, and urban infrastructures, which also depended heavily on British finance.
As the economy expanded, large-scale immigration satisfied the growing demand for workers, especially after the end of convict transportation to the eastern mainland in Australia's mining operations secured continued economic growth and Western Australia itself benefited strongly from mining iron ore and gold from the s and s which fueled the rise of suburbanisation and consumerism in Perththe capital and most populous city of Western Australia, as well as other regional centres.
Global financial crisis[ edit ] Further information:From our diverse portfolio, we supply the metals and minerals that help the world to grow. Our major products are aluminium, copper, diamonds, gold, industrial minerals (borates, titanium dioxide and salt), iron ore, thermal and metallurgical coal and uranium.
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