Indispensable Economic Partners: The US-Australia investment relationship
Australia enjoys a remarkable benefit from its multi-faceted, two-way investment relationship with the United States. And while Australia’s trade relationships,
particularly in the region, are vital to continued growth and prosperity, the United States remains Australia’s indispensable economic partner.
This report addresses three fundamental components of the US-Australia investment relationship:
- its size, history, and economic impact
- the role of capital markets
- the “spillover effects” from foreign investment, namely skills and knowledge transfers