BIS Oxford Economics is Australia’s leading provider of macroeconomics and industry forecasts, underpinned by over 50 years of experience and a team of 30 economists and analysts.
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
- Apr 30 2019
Engineering Construction in Australia 2019 - 2033 April Update
The ongoing completion of LNG projects in WA and NT resulted in headline engineering construction work done falling year-on-year in the December quarter, 2018. But this result hides generally increas...
- Apr 26 2019
Contribution from tourism slowing but still positive
The tourism sector has grown robustly over the past five years, benefitting from the positive upturn in global growth momentum and the depreciation of the AUD. As international travel has become more...
- Apr 23 2019
China: Building and Construction in China 2019-2023: April 2019 Update
Additional property curbing measures and heavily indebted developers has resulted in a slowdown in construction activity over recent quarters. We expect a decline in floor area comple...
- Apr 18 2019
Vietnam: Building and Construction in Vietnam 2019-2023: April 2019 Update
Construction sector activity will remain positive over the outlook period, backed by solid GDP growth averaging around 6.2% pa over the five years to 2023. Longer term demand for real estate r...
- Apr 18 2019
Global credit indicators point to gradual recovery
Our indicators of global credit conditions point to world growth remaining modest but recovering gradually in the coming quarters. The 'credit impulse' indicator we use to measure changes in the flow...
- Apr 17 2019
- Apr 17 2019
Taiwan: Building and Construction in Taiwan 2019-2023: April 2019 Update
The profile for construction sector growth over the next five years is broadly flat, with an increase in residential construction set to offset a decline in work done in the non-residential sector...
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Latest Global Analysis
- Apr 11 2019
The financial winter in BRIC countries is finally over
After a difficult 2018, the BRICs appear to be finally emerging from their financial winter. According to our latest Financial Conditions Indices (FCIs), Brazil is firmly in positive territory, whil...
- Apr 10 2019
EM: Shocks to ease but growth to fall to three-year low
The negative impulse from external factors that hit emerging markets (EM) in 2018 is starting to ease, in large part thanks to a more dovish Fed. Looking at a range of ‘shock indicators’, we expect th...
- Apr 09 2019
Global: Resilience in services offers a glimmer of hope
In contrast to the rolling run of weak manufacturing and trade data, service sector indicators have struck a more resilient tone. Indeed, the global services PMI has recently edged back up to the aver...
- Apr 05 2019
World trade growth weakest in 10 years
Our world trade indicators show the weakest picture since late 2009. Our coincident indicator shows trade declining by 0.5% y/y in February and the leading indicator suggests an even weaker picture fo...
- Apr 05 2019
The global impact of a sharper US-China slowdown
We forecast a moderate global slowdown through 2020, but risks are looming of a sharper downturn in China and the US. If these were to materialise, our simulations suggest global GDP growth would hit...
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.
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.