David Rumbens

Partner, Financial Advisory

David Rumbens is a Partner within Deloitte Access Economics.  He is a macroeconomist with extensive experience in applied economic and quantitative analysis of the Australian economy, along with considerable experience in labour market analysis.

David is a regular commentator on macroeconomic trends, and prepares a weekly economic briefing newsletter.

He is also author of the quarterly publication, Retail Forecasts, which provides a detailed analysis of the drivers of retail spending and trends likely to emerge.  Projections are based on a detailed consumer demand model.

David’s key areas of expertise include:

  • Economic modelling and analysis of retail sales
  • Labour market economics, including projections of skills demand
  • Tertiary education, including demand from domestic and international students
  • Property market analysis including projections for housing prices and construction cost
  • Economic and public policy analysis including review of government programs.


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Melbourne, VIC