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Warwick McKibbin, the director of the ANU Centre for Applied Macroeconomic Analysis, says that many benefited from the rise in the value of the Australian dollar that accompanied the mining boom. 'Wealth for Australians rose a lot and purchasing power, particularly at the peak of the boom, was very high,' he says.

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The Effect of the Mining Boom on the Australian Economy Peter Tulip* This article presents estimates of the effects of the mining boom using a macroeconometric model of the Australian economy. The mining boom is estimated to have boosted real per capita household disposable income by 13 per cent over the decade to 2013. The boom …

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But more worrying is the fall in investment in machinery and equipment. While the fall in building and structures is to be expected, given the end of the massive boom in the building of mines and the infrastructure associated with them, the hope was that the non-mining sector would take up some of the slack.

Australia's transition from the mining boom is bust. Or …

How Western Australia is handling the end of the mining boom November 22, 2016 7.30pm EST. A mining truck drives off in the Pilbara. ... Indeed, WA has stood out among the Australian states with 10 year average compound growth in Gross State Product (GSP) of 5% to 2015-16. The next ranked state was the Northern Territory …

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“While mining does continue to deliver jobs and economic benefits, it does so at a declining rate than seen at the height of its boom,” says Kent. Far more Britons on sponsored visas now work in financial services, healthcare, IT and retail, reflecting the fact that the Australian economy is now service driven. Such a shift comes at a cost ...

How Western Australia is handling the end of the mining boom

No issue is more pertinent to the Australian economy than the transition from the end of the mining boom. Construction and capital expenditure data released this week shows that the end of the mining investment boom has well and truly come, while the non-mining sectors struggle to take up the running.

Australia's mining boom turns to dust as commodity …

The frenzied search for more lithium, a key ingredient in batteries to store solar power and to drive electric cars, has reignited the entrepreneurial spirit of an Australian mining industry bashed hard by falling global commodity prices.

The mining investment boom is over, so where to now ...

The Australian mining industry is on the verge of a new mining boom based around so-called tech metals. And as the race cranks up across the nation to find new deposits of rare earths and other metals, industry itself is calling for the development of a value-adding component. Australia's two ...

The facts and fiction of Australia's lithium boom ...

Despite dizzying ups and downs, Australia's economy is adjusting to the post-mining boom world better than expected.