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.
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Latest Australia analysis
- Apr 15 2019
Adelaide Commercial Property Prospects 2019-2029
The Adelaide CBD office market is enjoying its lowest vacancy rate in two years – although at 14.2% it is still relatively high. Falling vacancies have allowed owners to slightly scale back A grade...
- Apr 12 2019
Malaysia: Building and Construction in Malaysia 2019-2023: April 2019 Update
The sluggish property market and uncertainty over the decision on previously approved new infrastructure projects will likely see continued weakness, albeit at more stabilisedcondition, in constructi...
- Apr 12 2019
Philippines: Building and Construction in the Philippines 2019-2023: April 2019 Update
Construction work done value again expanded at over 20% in 2018 due to increased spending on key projects. Although we have revised our short-term forecasts slightly, they remained elevated. Increasi...
- Apr 11 2019
Economic outlook, April 2019
The high frequency data has been somewhat mixed recently. The business and consumer confidence surveys remain subdued, and lending to households and businesses continues to trend down. But retail turn...
- Apr 10 2019
Making sense of labour demand indicators
There are several indicators that can be used to gauge future labour market conditions. These include job vacancies, advertisements and surveys of business’ employment intentions. Each of these indica...
- Apr 10 2019
Sydney Suburban Centres and Office Parks 2019 – 2029
Vacancy rates across the Sydney's major suburban office markets continued to fall during 2018, (sitting between 3.0% in Parramatta and 6.8% in North Sydney at December) off the back of moderately posi...
- Apr 08 2019
The Outlook for Residential Land in Sydney Update Report 2018
With Outer Sydney house prices having peaked and now experiencing a downturn, this will affect the price of a new house and therefore land prices. However, rather than a correction in land prices, de...
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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.