The Queensland Economy approaches a ‘Fork in the Road’

Thursday 28 November, 2019 | By: Dr Marcus Smith

The announcement of a fast-tracking of $4 billion of infrastructure projects across Queensland[] is a welcome development given the state’s poor performance across employment, private investment and business confidence. Read more.

Queensland’s Job Creation: A Tale of Two States

Monday 14 October, 2019 | By: Dan Petrie and Dr Marcus Smith

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) labour force figures[] show that the headline unemployment rate in Queensland has been rising on a trend basis throughout this year to the latest August print at 6.44% - the third highest in the nation behind South Australia and Tasmania. Read more.