Housing demand has gained momentum over recent months in Australia with prices and new construction picking up sharply. Activity has been...

The withdrawal of stimulus by the state and territory governments will be a little more gradual than the federal government; there will be a sharp...

The Australian government’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout is scheduled to begin in late February 2021. The vaccine will be rolled out in stages,...

Consumer price inflation was remarkably volatile over much of 2020. Government policies aimed at abating cost-of-living pressures in response to...

Vaccine rollouts are either underway or imminent in several countries, butglobal GDP growth will be constrained by social distancing measures in...

Many countries in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region have restricted entry to international travellers during the pandemic, resulting in larger...

Our recovery tracker indicator improved steadily through November and early December, almost reaching its pre-crisis level. However, the...

After an unprecedented year the economic recovery is underway. Thus far fiscal policy has done much of the heavy lifting, and government spending...

The lost migration as a result of the pandemic will have lasting and uneven impacts across the economy. Reduced labour market capacity from...

Our ‘recovery tracker’ indicator improved further through November and is now at its highest level since March. However, the index shows that...