business investment


CommSec Chief Economist Craig James takes a look at the economic events scheduled for the week ahead, including building approvals, business investment, retail sales and US non-farm payrolls data For more Economic Insights, visit Show More

David Bassanese

The slump in business investment expectations captured by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) in March’s quarter capital expenditure survey was by far the biggest negative economic news in recent months. This note looks at the relationship between the survey and the actual level of business investment subsequently revealed in... Show More