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    Ai Group's Economics Team monitors,
    assesses and analyses developments across
    the Australian economy.
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Economics

Ai Group’s Economics Team monitors, assesses and analyses developments across the Australian economy. We provide detailed, real-time insights into Australia’s economic and policy environment for members and businesses, through our program of regular surveys, reports and specialist research. Our regular economics publications are listed below.

Ai Group’s Economics Team also publishes submissions and reports on a wide range of policy topics, including the annual Australian Federal and State Government Budgets. Our economic policy publications can be found on our policy pages.

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Each month Ai Group releases performance indices for the manufacturing, services and construction sectors. These national composite indices are compiled through surveys of firms, conducted on a representative sample basis.
Our Ai Group Economics Weekly is released every Friday. Each week we focus on the data and events that are directly relevant to Australian businesses and industry.
Ai Group’s Construction Outlook report, which is conducted in association with the Australian Constructors Association, is one of the most highly regarded reports on conditions in the nation’s construction sector.
Our regularly updated fact sheets provide a quick summary of key Australian economic data. They are presented in plain English and include handy reference tables.
Ai Group reports on the economic outlook for the Australian Economy, Australian States and Australian Industries.
The Ai Group Economics and Research Unit regularly conducts economic research on topical business related issues.
 
Economics Team

You can contact us at: economics@aigroup.asn.au

Julie Toth
Chief Economist
Tel: (03) 9867 0124
Email: julie.toth@aigroup.asn.au

Yi Ming Hu
Economist
Tel: (03) 9867 0231
Email: yiming.hu@aigroup.asn.au

David Richardson
Manager, Economics and Business Services
Tel: (02) 9466 5456
Email: david.richardson@aigroup.asn.au

Colleen Dowling
Senior Research Coordinator
Tel: (03) 9867 0251
Email: colleen.dowling@aigroup.asn.au

Pip Freebairn
Senior Economic Policy Adviser
Tel: (03) 9867 0261
Email: pip.freebairn@aigroup.asn.au

Elle Spyropoulos
Research Assistant
Tel: (03) 9867 0108
Email: elle.spyropoulos@aigroup.asn.au