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Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Finance 2008: Economic and Fiscal Strategy - Responding to Your Priorities

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  • Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Finance 2008: Economic and Fiscal Strategy - Responding to Your Priorities
  • Published: 30 Jan 2009
  • Status: Current
  • Author: The Treasury
    • Hard copy: Available in PDF and HTML formats only.
     

    Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Finance 2008: Economic and Fiscal Strategy - Responding to Your Priorities

    [November 2008]
    Released 30 Jan 2009

    This briefing was prepared by the Treasury before the general election of November 2008 as a starting point for supporting the incoming Minister of Finance in developing the government's economic and fiscal strategy.

    A companion briefing - Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Finance 2008: Medium-term Economic Challenges - was also prepared in November 2008 and was released on 4 December 2008.

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    Introduction.

    Section 1 - Strategic decisions that will need to be made

    Section 2 - A comprehensive economic growth strategy

    Section 3 - Economic and financial developments - short term

    Section 4 - What does this mean in terms of fiscal strategy

    Section 5 - Disciplining government spending and stopping growth in bureaucracy

    Section 6 - Economic and fiscal priorities

    big08-efs.pdf (251 KB) pp. 37

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