The labour market recovery has outpaced expectations since the initial COVID19 shock. While the removal of JobKeeper is likely to stall the...

Our recovery tracker indicator has continued to improve through 2021 after a seasonal dip in January. The tracker has reached its pre-pandemic...

The JobKeeper program has been highly successful in cushioning the COVID19 shock to the labour market. Its relatively swift and generous rollout...

As financial markets started pricing in stronger US economic growth and inflation because of Joe Biden’s stimulus plan, US bond yields have risen....

Beginning with the Northern Beaches COVID cluster, most state governments have imposed snap lockdowns in their capital cities since late December....

Asian city economies were slowing down, even before Covid. While declines in working age populations will affect long term economic growth rates...

The reopening of Australia’s international border is contingent on the vaccine rollout. The program is targeted at having most of the adult...

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,...