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Australian economy, from federation to jubilee and beyond.

Peter Henry Karmel

Australian economy, from federation to jubilee and beyond.

A lecture given at the University of Adelaide on April 29, 1951.

by Peter Henry Karmel

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Published by Adelaide Chamber of Commerce in [Adelaide] .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. port.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15359033M

In , for instance, to mark the year Jubilee of the Australian Dried Fruits Industry, Ernestine Hill produced the unambiguously titled book, Water into Gold. The damming of the Murray and the irrigation of its surrounding land was not without its obstacles, but Hill described the process in unabashedly religious terms as a "miracle.   Astrological predictions dealt more directly with topical news events and focused on the lives of prominent figures, such as the countless Silver Jubilee horoscopes for King George V and Queen Mary (Australian Women's Weekly, b: 33).

As the Australian economy moves into the production phase of the mining boom a significant transition is underway. With resources sector investment probably having peaked, other sources of demand will need to strengthen if the economy is to grow at a rate consistent with full employment.   In the course of the last century the unemployment rate (Chart 5) ranged between a high of almost 20 per cent during the Great Depression to a low of less than 1 per cent in the midst of the WWII.4 From to the Australian economy devoted much of its resources to the national war effort, and the large increase in labour demand produced.

The Australian Dictionary of Biography claims Chifley proved himself to be his country's greatest treasurer – fiscally responsible, able to transmit the necessity for a reasonable equality of sacrifice, and capable of managing a wartime economy of complexity and difficulty. Financing the war by increased taxation, loans from the Australian Education: Limekilns Public School, Patrician Brothers' . Members of the Federation Conference which met in Melbourne in alter Sir Henry Parkes had urges the Institution of "a national convention for the purpose of devising and reporting upon an adequate scheme of Federal Government." It was at a banquet on this occasion that, in proposing "A United Australia," Mr. James Service pointed out that the tariff question was "a lion in the path" which.


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Australian economy, from federation to jubilee and beyond by Peter Henry Karmel Download PDF EPUB FB2

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There is a considerable chronological overlap between the previous section, which surveyed the growth of a colonial economy during the nineteenth century based on the exploitation of natural resources, and this one because it is a convenient way of approaching the two most important developments in Australian economic history between Federation.

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The Impact of Federation on Australia’s Trade Flows I. Introduction In Januarythe Australian colonies joined together in a political federation, setting the stage for the formation of a customs union later that year. As a result, all duties on intra-Australian trade were abolished and a common external tariff was imposed.

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Australians know little and care less about the origins of their nation. Historians have commonly encouraged them in this response by depicting federation as a business deal or a compact hammered out by hard headed politicians looking after their own colonies.

The federation of Australia was the way that the six separate British colonies of New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia joined together to become one country.

When the Constitution of Australia came into force, on 1 Januarythe colonies became states of the Commonwealth of Australia. People had been trying to get the colonies to join. Federation is the joining of states to become one nation.

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(some colour). Size 24 x 18 cm. Object Registration Historical information Published for the Jubilee (50 year anniversary) of Federation, this book tells of Australia's history post white settlement.

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