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Warnock and Ossoff won historic Senate seats because of rapidly shifting demographics in key Georgia counties and clear promises of $2,000 stimulus checks

Democrats Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff defeated GOP Sens. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue in Georgia’s Senate runoff elections through a unique combination of demographic changes, Black voter mobilisation, and an emphasis on economics. Warnock and Ossoff ran strongly in the core Atlanta metropolitan area, solidifying Democratic suburban gains in […]
Warnock and Ossoff won historic Senate seats because of rapidly shifting demographics in key Georgia counties and clear promises of $2,000 stimulus checks
Markets

The property market is bracing for the collapse in international student numbers – with Australia’s economy to feel the blow for years to come

International students no longer coming to Australia is set to have major economic ramifications, including to the property market. A new report from the National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) projects demand for housing will fall by 232,000 over the next three years as a direct result of international […]
The property market is bracing for the collapse in international student numbers – with Australia’s economy to feel the blow for years to come
Strategy

The 15 fastest-growing cities in the world

The world’s projected fastest-growing cities based on UN population estimates are all in Africa. The United Nations publishes annual population projections for future years, and we looked at the cities with the biggest projected growth by 2035. Among the fastest-growing cities are three cities located in Tanzania. Visit Business Insider’s […]
The 15 fastest-growing cities in the world
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The 15 Florida cities everyone in the country is moving to

Lots of Americans have moved to Florida over the last decade. Using data from the Census Bureau, we found the 15 metro areas in the state with the highest net domestic migration between 2010 and 2018. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Americans have been flocking south for decades, […]
The 15 Florida cities everyone in the country is moving to
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Here are the fastest growing and shrinking counties in America

The Census Bureau recently released estimates on how the populations of each of the 3,142 counties in the US changed between 2017 and 2018. Suburban counties around big southern metropolitan areas grew quickly, while northeastern and Midwestern counties had more modest growth or population declines. Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories. […]
Here are the fastest growing and shrinking counties in America
Markets

RBA rate cuts fuelled Australia’s housing price boom

Australian home prices are regarded as being among the most expensive in the world according to a variety of metrics. Researchers at the RBA suggest lower interest rates largely explain why home prices boomed earlier this decade. Population growth was also deemed to be a factor, although not as large. […]
RBA rate cuts fuelled Australia’s housing price boom
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It looks like immigration to Australia is starting to increase again

After a brief slowdown last year, it looks like immigration to Australia is starting to increase again. As seen in the chart below from Macquarie Bank, based on overseas arrivals and departures data for August released by the ABS, the annual pace of net overseas migration has spiked recently in […]
It looks like immigration to Australia is starting to increase again
Markets

How fast is Australia’s working-age population growing? This fast.

Australia’s working-age population has grown at twice the level of the US and UK since 2011. Working age is generally defined as those aged 15-64 years. Nikko analyst Chris Rands says a positive connection can be drawn between working age population and economic growth. Australia’s working age population has grown […]
How fast is Australia’s working-age population growing? This fast.