Global Economy

13 Mar 2020

Quantifying quantitative easing

David Plank | Head of Australian Economics at ANZ

The impact of COVID-19 suggests the hurdle for quantitative easing in Australia might be cleared sooner than first thought.

03 Mar 2020

IN CHARTS: keeping up with COVID-19

Khoon Goh | Head of Asia Research, ANZ

Just as China seemed to be getting the coronavirus under control, the situation is worsening in other countries.

27 Feb 2020

Sustaining momentum on sustainable finance

Katharine Tapley | Head of Sustainable Finance Solutions, ANZ

Sustainable finance hit record high levels in 2019. Can this be sustained – and grow even further – in 2020?

25 Feb 2020

Coronavirus grounds airport spend

Adelaide Timbrell & David Plank | Economist & Head of Aus Economics, ANZ

Travel bans and coronavirus-conscious travellers are hitting tourism in Australia, according to airport spend data.

24 Feb 2020

Taking a bite out of the global food economy

Patrick Vizzone | Head of Food, Beverage & Agribusiness, International, ANZ

Despite a few early hiccups, the global food industry is poised to win big in the new decade.

21 Feb 2020

Aus emissions: output or intensity - part two

Catherine Birch | Senior Economist, ANZ

A majority of Australia’s emissions are being driven by a few key industries. Find out which in part two of this series.

20 Feb 2020

Stateometer: forecast downgrades worst for south east

Cherelle Murphy | Senior Economist, ANZ

A deterioration in labour markets has pulled down economies in the December quarter.

18 Feb 2020

Deloitte: settling mortgages in 2020

James Hickey & Heather Baister | Partner - Consulting & Partner - Audit and Assurance, Deloitte

After a tumultuous year, the mortgage market is focused on better customer experience and innovative offerings.

17 Feb 2020

Aus dairy’s flow-on effect

Madeleine Swan | Associate Director, Agri Research Australia, ANZ

The dairy industry has changed a lot in 10 years. What does the next decade hold for Australian producers?

13 Feb 2020

Calculating a fair tax on carbon

Alan Mitchell | Former AFR Economics Editor

Should the Australian government take note of the approach of other major economies on carbon taxes?

10 Feb 2020

Australian economy suffers virus symptoms

Felicity Emmett & David Plank | Senior Economist & Head of Australian Economics, ANZ

Growing uncertainty surrounding the coronavirus will have a large impact on near-term GDP growth in Australia.

07 Feb 2020

Aus emissions: output or intensity - part one

Catherine Birch | Senior Economist, ANZ

Australia’s Government has said they don’t want to risk the economy over emissions cuts. What impact will that make? Hear more in this two-part series.

04 Feb 2020

Coronavirus: economic contagion

Khoon Goh & Dhiraj Nim | Head of Asia Research & FX Analyst, ANZ

As the frenzy surrounding Coronavirus continues, economic shockwaves are starting to radiate.

30 Jan 2020

APEC: the hope of the side

Tony Walker | Author and Political Analyst

At 30, and without formal powers, what can APEC achieve in an increasingly fraught region? APEC Study Centre director Craig Emerson explains.

28 Jan 2020

Capitalism vs Socialism: mismatch or missed match?

James Culham | Director, Institutional Portfolio Management, ANZ

Is the ongoing debate between capitalism and socialism aiming at the right target?

23 Jan 2020

NZ outlook: 20/20 vision

Sharon Zollner | Chief Economist New Zealand, ANZ

New Zealand’s growth in 2020 is likely to be modest but the economic fates are not entirely in Kiwi hands.