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Saxon Davidson Discussing IPA Migration Research Sharri Sky News Australia – 17 July 2024
17 July 2024

Saxon Davidson Discussing IPA Migration Research Sharri Sky News Australia – 17 July 2024

In this interview, Saxon Davidson appeared on Sharri Sky News Australia to discuss the IPA’s research on immigration. All media appearances posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research. Below is a transcript of the interview. Steve Price: Welcome back. I’ve always said immigration is in the top three of issues when
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Daniel Wild Discussing IPA Migration Research On Perth Live 6PR – 16 July 2024
16 July 2024

Daniel Wild Discussing IPA Migration Research On Perth Live 6PR – 16 July 2024

On 16 July, the Institute of Public Affairs’ Deputy Executive Director Daniel Wild joined Oliver Peterson on 6PR Drive Home to discuss how unplanned record migration levels are creating housing shortages across Australia. All media appearances posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research Below is a transcript of the interview. Oliver
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New ABS Data Highlights Government Broken Promise On Migration
16 July 2024

New ABS Data Highlights Government Broken Promise On Migration

“The latest ABS data confirms the federal government is simply not interested in delivering on its promise to reduce Australia’s record migration surge, and will dramatically overshoot its net overseas migration commitment,” said Dr Kevin You, Senior Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs. The Australian Bureau of Statistics’ latest migration data shows the federal government has already exceeded its
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New ABS Data Confirms No End To Worker Shortage Crisis
27 June 2024

New ABS Data Confirms No End To Worker Shortage Crisis

“The nation’s ongoing worker shortage crisis highlights the immediate need to remove tax and red tape barriers stopping Australians who want to work, instead of pursuing a failed migration strategy, which is exacerbating the cost-of-living stress mainstream Australians face,” said Saxon Davidson, Research Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs. New data released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics
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New ABS Data Confirms Highest Ever Net Migration In 2023
13 June 2024

New ABS Data Confirms Highest Ever Net Migration In 2023

“Confirmation from the ABS today that 2023 saw the highest ever net migration demonstrates the federal government’s repeated failure to take control of Australia’s migration intake, which is driving down the living standards of Australians,” said Daniel Wild, Deputy Executive Director of the Institute of Public Affairs. The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics’ quarterly data on Net Overseas Migration confirms
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National Accounts Data Shows Longest GDP Per Capita Decline On Record
5 June 2024

National Accounts Data Shows Longest GDP Per Capita Decline On Record

“Australia’s experiment with a mass-migration led economic growth strategy has failed spectacularly, and has delivered the longest period of per capita economic decline on record,” said Daniel Wild, Deputy Executive Director of the Institute of Public Affairs. Australian Bureau of Statistics’ National Accounts data for the March 2024 quarter, released today, confirms the devastating impact the federal government’s out-of-control migration
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New ABS Data Confirms Highest 12-Month Net Migration In History
22 March 2024

New ABS Data Confirms Highest 12-Month Net Migration In History

“ABS data shows the federal government has failed to get control of Australia’s migration intake, despite promises it would. This failure is making housing unaffordable for Australians and, as the RBA confirmed, is driving up inflation,” said Daniel Wild, Deputy Executive Director of the Institute of Public Affairs. The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics’ quarterly data on Net Overseas Migration,
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New ABS Data Confirms Record Unplanned Migration Continues
15 March 2024

New ABS Data Confirms Record Unplanned Migration Continues

“The latest ABS data shows the federal government has not honoured its promise to ‘normalise’ Australia’s migration intake, as it continues to bring in an unprecedented number of arrivals without any plan for how they will be accommodated,” said Daniel Wild, Deputy Executive Director of the Institute of Public Affairs. Yesterday, the Australian Bureau of Statistics released new overseas arrivals
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IPA Research: Unprecedented One Million Long-term Arrivals Entered Australia In 2023
18 February 2024

IPA Research: Unprecedented One Million Long-term Arrivals Entered Australia In 2023

“The latest data from the ABS reinforces the unprecedented and unplanned size and growth of Australia’s migration intake. This is placing immense pressure on housing and our critical infrastructure and has not solved our worker shortage crisis,” said Daniel Wild, Deputy Executive Director of the Institute of Public Affairs. Today, the IPA released new research analysing the growth of Australia’s
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Australia’s Unsustainable Migration Path
18 February 2024

Australia’s Unsustainable Migration Path

On 15 February 2024, the Australian Bureau of Statistics released data on the number of overseas arrivals to and departures from Australia up to and including the month of December 2023. Analysis of the new data on net permanent and long-term arrivals, as well as other existing data, identifies concerning trends in Australia’s present migration policy settings: Australia is a
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