Migration

Mass Migration Has Failed To Solve Worker Shortage Crisis
6 June 2024

Mass Migration Has Failed To Solve Worker Shortage Crisis

This research note has been prepared to assess the impact of the Australia’s migration programme on the level of job vacancies in the national economy. Chart 1: Overseas permanent and long-term arrivals vs net decline in job vacancies, March 2023 to March 2024 Source: IPA; ABS; Jobs and Skills Australia
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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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Australia’s Future With Tony Abbott – Withdraw From International Criminal Court?
27 May 2024

Australia’s Future With Tony Abbott – Withdraw From International Criminal Court?

See below for show notes: Former Prime Minister and Distinguished Fellow of the Institute of Public Affairs, Tony Abbott, and the IPA’s Deputy Executive Director, Daniel Wild, discuss the Leader of the Opposition’s budget reply speech; the urgent need to dramatically reduce migration; and the disgraceful, false equivalence drawn by the International Criminal Court between Hamas and Israel. Find out
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Immigration Cut Common Sense First Step
16 May 2024

Immigration Cut Common Sense First Step

“The announcement by Peter Dutton that a Coalition government would cut annual net immigration levels to 140,000 per year is a common sense first step in fixing Australia’s broken immigration system”, said Daniel Wild, Deputy Executive Director of the Institute of Public Affairs. In his Budget Reply speech tonight, Leader of the Opposition Peter Dutton announced, if elected, a Coalition
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Building Approvals Crash To 1980’s Levels
5 April 2024

Building Approvals Crash To 1980’s Levels

“ABS data confirms yet again the economic and social disaster awaiting Australia, due to out-of-control and record migration intakes and plummeting building approvals, which have crashed to 1980s levels,” said Daniel Wild, Deputy Executive Director of the Institute of Public Affairs. New data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics on building approvals in February 2024 reveals: (charts over page) “Yesterday’s
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Record, Unplanned Migration Intake Responsible For Stealing The Australian Dream Of Home Ownership
31 March 2024

Record, Unplanned Migration Intake Responsible For Stealing The Australian Dream Of Home Ownership

“The federal government has failed to rein in its unplanned, out-of-control mass migration program, with unprecedented housing shortages now a reality for millions of Australians nationwide” said Dr Kevin You, Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of Public Affairs. Today, the IPA released new research revealing the impact of unplanned, record Net Overseas Migration on Australia’s ever-worsening housing shortage. Analysis
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Mass Migration And State ‘Voices’ Fuel Distrust In Democracy
27 March 2024

Mass Migration And State ‘Voices’ Fuel Distrust In Democracy

In this article, John Storey contextualises and disseminates the IPA’s research into the government’s unplanned migration policies and its affect on Australia’s economic prosperity. Opinion polls from around the world show an accelerating decline in trust in democracy. In a recent American poll, only 28 per cent of adults said they were satisfied with the way democracy worked in their
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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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Daniel Wild Discussing Migration And Housing Research On NewsDay – Sky News Australia
15 March 2024

Daniel Wild Discussing Migration And Housing Research On NewsDay – Sky News Australia

On March 15, IPA Deputy Executive Director Daniel Wild joined Cheng Lei on NewsDay to discuss the IPA’s research into Migration and Housing. 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. Cheng Lei: And joining me live for some discussion is Daniel
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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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