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The Monthly Inflation Gauge and Cost of Living report recorded higher consumer prices in November, although annual inflation fell significantly
This analysis introduces Breaking Down Barriers Community Profiles – an interactive web-based data visualisation tool to track factors associated with economic poverty among Australian communities.
Read the latest Pursuit article from Professor A. Abigail Payne, Director, Melbourne Institute: Applied Economic & Social Research.
Our latest TTPN Survey examines Australians' workers and employers continue to navigate the balance of working from home and in the office.