Australia Country Risk Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Australia Country Risk Report

Australia Country Risk Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Australia Country Risk Report
Published May 26, 2015
53 pages — Published May 26, 2015
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Managing Population Growth: The Australian Bureau of current trends in birth rates, life expectancy and migration) ex- pects the population to rise from --mn in mid----- to --.-mn by ----�an increase of -- . Even series C, the lower case scenario, envisages the population rising by -- from ---- levels to --.-mn. ...We believe Australia will remain a potential target for terrorists given its close ties with the US. As a pre-emptive step towards stemming the flow of illegal immigrants to Australia, we expect the government to increase efforts to stop the boats carrying these seekers at sea as well as increasing reliance on external immigration facilities to process asylum seekers, potentially sparking further international criti- under which the then Labor government compensated the poor as part of its to house refugees at an offshore detention centre. That said, Prime Minister Tony Abbott s current policy has been equally disliked by the Indonesian and Papua New Guinea governments, who felt the current coalition government unilat- erally decided on these action plans which would burden them with these seekers. ...

...australia Q- ---- core Views Real GDP growth is highly likely to slow over the coming years owing to a number of factors: slowing growth in the working age population; an increasing share of government spending relative to GDP; and a reversal in the country s terms of trade; and the growing risk of deflation. ...australia Q- ---- core Views Real GDP growth is highly likely to slow over the coming years owing to a number of factors: slowing growth in the working age population; an increasing share of government spending relative to GDP; and a reversal in the country s terms of trade; and the growing risk of deflation. These impediments will result in real GDP growth averaging -.- over the next decade, down from -.- over the past decade. ...The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) decision to cut interest rates to historic lows of -.-- at its May meeting was in line with our view that the economy faces a growing risk of deflation. Despite the real economy still remaining sluggish amid the terms of trade reversal, we expect the central bank to keep its cash rate on hold over ---- and ---- due to a lack of an easing bias by the central bank and potential risks to the property market.

...As one of the region s largest and most stable states, the country attracts many refugees and economic migrants. The issue is a key source of domestic tension and has been hotly debated in parlia- ment in recent times as the capsizing of a boat led to the death of a number of refugees. The issue continues to be debated in the federal parliament with no sign that political parties will find a viable alternative that would ensure the safe passage and fair processing of the refugees, while reducing the possibility of people smuggling. The fragility of the state governments finances compared to the large infrastructure projects that they need to undertake has led to questions with regards to the compatibility of the federal-state system with the country s current development needs. opportunities Australia has historically enjoyed close military ties with the US. however, with the rise of regional economic powers such as China, it will need to balance competing military and economic ties. ...

  
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