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ACI Construction Briefs

A fortnightly communication highlighting key updates related to Australia's construction industry.

13 November 2018

ACI Construction Brief: It is time for an intervention… State governments are addicted to stamp duty

29 October 2018

ACI Construction Brief: A brief history of the housing cycle

15 October 2018

ACI Construction Brief: So we said election fault lines were forming…

2 October 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Election fault lines forming: budget outcomes and the Royal Commission

17 September 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Insights into the GFC and Australia’s construction sector 10 years on

3 September 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Divide and Conquer: Public Policy and Prime Ministers

20 August 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Labour market showing signs of life

6 August 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Energy Politics and Elections

23 July 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Unemployment flirts with 6-year low

9 July 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Could the next RBA move be down?

25 June 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Trade ructions globally, tradie boom locally

12 June 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Interest Rates on the Move, in the Rest of the World

14 May 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Budget sprinkles a dose of fairy dust…but is it enough to win an election?

30 April 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Are we Dancing the Global Gangnam Style?

16 April 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Are residential investors on the run?

3 April 2018

ACI Construction Brief: The Fed has made its first move for 2018

19 March 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Immigration is this week’s hot topic

5 March 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Australia is marching to a different beat

19 February 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Everybody has a view, but …

5 February 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Wages growth is the biggest economic issue for political leaders

22 January 2018

ACI Construction Brief: Forecasting the outcome of the next Federal Election

4 December 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Forecasting the outcome of the next Federal Election

20 November 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Where would we be without the construction industry?

6 November 2017

ACI Construction Brief: ACI Construction Monitor Released – public infrastructure puffs its chest

23 October 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Another Energy Policy

9 October 2017

ACI Construction Brief: What can the Catalonians teach us about Horizontal Fiscal Equalisation

26 September 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Global & Domestic Outlook for Construction Sector

11 September 2017

ACI Construction Brief: China’s Debts Cast a Shadow

28 August 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Economic Growth and Mortgage Stress

15 August 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Stamp Duty to Dampen Foreign Investment

31 July 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Boom in apartments has not solved affordability problem, yet

17 July 2017

ACI Construction Brief: With a little help from our friends

3 July 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Census Consensus

19 June 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Energy costs continue to put pressure on domestic manufacturing

5 June 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Non-residential building stages a comeback

22 May 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Budget 2017/18: Housing is the name of the game

8 May 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Can public infrastructure investment be Australia’s next growth driver?

26 April 2017

ACI Construction Brief: The IMF and Australia’s growth drivers

27 March 2017

ACI Construction Brief: The Trump gets trumped...

14 March 2017

ACI Construction Brief: The RBA keeps interest rates on hold, but could a big spend by President Trump shift the interest rate goal posts?

27 February 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Australia’s 2 + 1 policy focus

13 February 2017

ACI Construction Brief: RBA on a road to nowhere

30 January 2017

ACI Construction Brief: Further signs that peak in new dwelling starts has been passed

16 January 2017

ACI Construction Brief: The imminent arrival of ‘the Trump’ …