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
- Jun 25 2019
Indonesia: Building and Construction in Indonesia 2019-2023: June 2019 Update
The outlook for the construction sector over the five years is for growth to strengthen, particularly from the H2 of the forecast period to 2023. Growth will be underpinned by a healthy level of GD...
- Jun 24 2019
Brisbane Commercial Property Prospects 2019-2029
The paradoxical situation of investment and the leasing markets being near opposite ends of their respective cycles continues in the Brisbane office market. H1 2019 data confirms continued strength in...
- Jun 24 2019
Building In Australia 2019 - Report
Total building commencements steadily trended up over the six years to 2017/18, with activity reaching a record peak of $124.17 billion (constant 2016/17 prices). It is estimated that activity w...
- Jun 21 2019
The Phillips Curve is losing its shape
The relationship between wage growth and the unemployment rate has changed markedly over the last decade. The economy is now able to accommodate a lower unemployment rate without generating faster wag...
- Jun 21 2019
- Jun 20 2019
Melbourne’s Near City and Suburban Office Markets 2019 – 2029
Melbourne’s Near City and Suburban office markets have recorded stellar growth in recent years. Q1 2019 data confirms continued strength in investment and leasing markets as expected. Our forecasts...
- Jun 19 2019
Sydney Commercial Property Prospects 2019-2029
Latest data updates have not changed our view that the upswing in the Sydney CBD office market still has four to five years to run and will only end when sufficient supply comes on stream to balance t...
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Latest Global Analysis
- Jul 12 2019
Lull before the trade war storm
Markets remain vulnerable to renewed tensions, despite the US-China trade war truce. In our review of 80 trade war events since President Trump’s election, we find: (i) consistent, broadly symmetr...
- Jul 10 2019
Who’s most vulnerable in a housing market downturn
Our analysis suggests that in a global housing slump, the worst hit economies would include the Nordic countries, New Zealand, Australia, and the UK.
- Jul 05 2019
Weak real activity indicators in May for EM
May brought a series of negative real activity data in China and this determined an overall negative trend for the EM realm. Considered without China an overall picture is less bleak, as some of the l...
- Jul 04 2019
Global: Lowflation is here to stay, but deflation isn’t a big worry
The recent collapse in advanced economy bond yields and market-based inflation expectations overstates the likelihood of a global recession and the risks of sustained deflation.
- Jul 04 2019
Inflation stuck in a deep demographic ditch
Ageing populations will stifle inflation for at least the next decade, according to our detailed assessment, just as they contributed to below-target inflation over the last one. But rebellious forces...
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.