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 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...
- 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...
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
- Aug 06 2019
Global Risk Survey: Pessimism rises on trade war fears
Business pessimism has risen sharply, based on our latest survey of risk perceptions. With trade war fears surging to around the highest level since the survey began, around 1 in 5 respondents now vie...
- Aug 05 2019
Global: Why funding for lending will not replace rate cuts or QE
Providing cheap loans to the banking system in return for more lending to households and firms has become a common tool for some of the world’s largest central banks. However, in our view, attempts to...
- Aug 01 2019
Global: Policy rates alone won’t lift the gloom
Contrary to prevailing views that high levels of debt have made economies more sensitive to interest rates, our analysis shows the reverse: in advanced economies policy rates are becoming a less e...
- Jul 30 2019
Weakening trade and investment threaten world growth
World growth remains under downward pressure, according to our review of the latest data and the signals from our proprietary indicators. Easier financial conditions over recent months haven’t yet fed...
- Jul 26 2019
Global demographics and the future of saving rates
Having boosted global saving rates for 40 years, we expect demographic trends to now balance out, keeping global saving rates high over the next 20.
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.