Abhijit Surya joined Capital Economics in February 2023 as the Australia and New Zealand Economist. Prior to joining us, Abhijit worked at The Economist Intelligence Unit for five years, where he covered several Latin American economies including Argentina, Mexico and Venezuela. He has a Master’s degree in Economics from the Paris School of Economics.
Australia & New Zealand Economics Weekly
Private consumption will weaken further this year
While Q4 GDP was broadly in line in with our expectations, the details show that the Australian consumer is on weaker ground than we had thought. The confluence of falling real disposable incomes...
Australia & New Zealand Economics Update
Dwellings investment won’t fall as sharply
Although the fall in house prices slowed significantly in February, we are not convinced that Australia’s housing market is out of the woods yet. Even so, there are growing indications that dwellings...