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 13 2019
Melbourne Commercial Property Prospects 2019-2029
Latest data updates for Melbourne office market indicators confirm the continued strength of both leasing and investment markets. Indeed, workforce growth is coming in more strongly than expected,...
- Jun 13 2019
Growth outlook downgraded as RBA changes course and lowers rates, with further cuts to come
The March quarter national accounts confirmed that momentum in underlying demand has softened over the past year. Sluggish income growth continues to weigh on household consumption, despite healthy in...
- Jun 11 2019
The Outlook for Residential Land in Brisbane Update Report 2018
Brisbane has benefitted from a significant affordability advantage over Sydney and to an extent Melbourne, which has been a key driver of population growth from rising interstate inflows and a relati...
- Jun 07 2019
Import penetration continues to climb despite low dollar
Although a lower AUD has improved the competitiveness of domestic manufacturers, they continue to lose market share to imports over the long term. Over half of manufactured goods sold to both business...
- Jun 05 2019
Sydney Industrial Property Prospects 2019-2029
The Sydney industrial property market has performed exceptionally well over the past 3 to 4 years. Solid growth in the New South Wales economy combined with global changes in the logistics and retail...
- Jun 05 2019
New Zealand: Building and Construction in New Zealand 2019-2023: Q2 2019 Update
New Zealand construction activity is expected to register another solid year in 2019, thanks to solid momentum built in 2018. Despite a healthy pipeline of work, and solid demand fundamentals...
- May 31 2019
Road Construction in Australia 2019-33 (May 2019)
Road and bridge construction activity has weakened in recent quarters. Our forecasts now indicate a decline in road and bridge construction work in FY19 and remaining at the lower level in FY20. Cons...
As part of the Oxford Economics Group we are the largest independent economics research house worldwide. Our team are experts at applying advanced economic and research techniques to provide valuable insights into today’s most pressing business, financial, and policy issues. Thanks to our multi-disciplinary team and our wide access to sector experts, executives and policy-makers we can dig deep into the business, economic, industry, financial, regulatory, technology, and social issues that organisations have to face.
Latest Global Analysis
- Jul 03 2019
Global: Despite a slowdown, recession fears are exaggerated
Recent news confirms that the global downturn is continuing, with the latest batch of PMI numbers adding weight to the view that manufacturing weakness is spreading to services. All this increases the...
- Jun 28 2019
Why trade worries are dominating G20 talks
The upcoming G20 summit takes place against a background of heightened trade tensions and stagnating world trade. With the outlook for trade growth at its lowest since 2009, renewed US-China communica...
- Jun 26 2019
How robots change the world
The global robotics revolution is rapidly accelerating, as fast-paced technological advances converge. This will transform robots’ capabilities and their ability to replace human workers, including in...
- Jun 24 2019
Housing slump could cut world growth to decade low
A combined slump in house prices and housing investment in the major economies could cut world growth to a 10-year low of 2.2% by 2020 – and to below 2% if it also triggered a tightening in global cre...
- Jun 19 2019
EM financial conditions recovery has begun to stall
The modest recovery in our emerging markets (EM) financial conditions index (FCI) has recently stalled. Unlike our advanced economy measure, which has reversed most of the falls recorded late last yea...
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.