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Our economists are expert at applying advanced economic tools to provide valuable insights into today’s most pressing business, financial, and policy issues.
Latest Australia analysis
- Oct 19 2018
EMI suggests slower growth in September quarter
With the majority of the high frequency data for the September quarter now available, we have updated our Economic Momentum Indicator (EMI) to assess how the economy is tracking. Our model suggests th...
- Oct 17 2018
Singapore: Building and Construction in Singapore 2018-2022: October 2018 Update
Construction activity continues to recover through H2 2018 driven by residential, commercial and institutional building.
- Oct 16 2018
High frequency data confirming that exports and business investment are driving the economy. GDP expected to expand by 3% in FY19 and 2.6% in 2019.
The high frequency data continues to broadly confirm our view that growth momentum remains solid. The business confidence surveys remain comfortably in positive territory, with firms reporting that th...
- Oct 14 2018
Plenty of spare capacity left to absorb
Australia’s economy is starting to build up plenty of steam, with growth accelerating to over 3% y/y in the first half of 2018. In spite of this, a sizeable negative output gap remains. The gap was es...
- Oct 12 2018
The Outlook for Residential Land in Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast 2018
A recovery in net interstate migration flows, has driven population growth and demand for residential land in both the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast. Continued strong population growth will continue t...
- Oct 12 2018
Hong Kong: Building and Construction in Hong Kong 2018-2022: October 2018 Update
The latest indicators suggest that construction investment is set to soften in the coming years as approvals fall back from recent peaks. Construction work done will derive support from civi...
- Oct 08 2018
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Latest Global Analysis
- Oct 22 2018
Inflation to once again be the dog that did not bark
Concern is rising that inflation may take off in advanced economies as labour markets tighten and spare capacity diminishes. We agree it is set to rise after years of surprising to the downside. Howev...
- Oct 18 2018
Market sell-off not down to trade war fears
The perception that markets have been increasingly shrugging off trade war fears is well founded, even against the backdrop of last week’s sell-off. Based on our analysis of 70 trade war news events o...
- Oct 18 2018
Global growth easing, but not alarmingly so
We continue to see a moderate, slightly sharper slowdown in global GDP growth in 2019 than both the consensus and the IMF. While the US is expected to remain a source of economic strength, the boost t...
- Oct 16 2018
Still little reason to fear a surge in core inflation
Concerns that tight labour markets and a lack of spare capacity will trigger a sustained rise in inflation pressures in the advanced economies have contributed to the recent surge in bond yields. Whil...
- Oct 15 2018
Unsynchronised growth: Stronger US now a global drag
We have revised up our US growth forecasts over recent months, but forecasts elsewhere are under downwards pressure – especially in emerging markets (EM). Firmer US growth may boost the rest of the wo...
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Engineering Construction in Australia provides the best analysis, insights and forecasts of Australia’s dynamic civil construction market across transport (roads, bridges, railways, harbours), utilities (water, sewerage, electricity, telecommunications), recreation, pipelines and mining and heavy industry construction. Updated quarterly, including an extensive databank, detailed forecasts and project lists.
A comprehensive overview of the long run Australia residential and non-residential outlook. Includes detailed forecasts by sector, including houses, apartments, offices, retail, warehouses, accommodation, education and health.
Report contains a three year forecast outlook for median house and unit prices for Australia’s state and territory capital cities and selected regional centres. Analysis and forecasts of key drivers, including economic indicators, migration, population growth and underlying demand and supply are also included.