NZIER

The New Zealand Institute for Economic Research's public good team.

NZIER
Oct 9, 2020

The life cycle of savings: Why debt isn't the end of the world

Savings? In this economy? The NZIER public good team explains how it's done.

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NZIER
Sep 4, 2020

Why are Labour and National policies basically the same?

Some say the cream rises to the top. The NZIER team explains why it actually floats towards the middle.

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NZIER
Jun 20, 2020

Cycling: the costs, the benefits, and the culture clash

The NZIER public good team shows how a cost-benefit analysis can explain the existence of cycle lanes.

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NZIER
May 26, 2020

Lockdown made us rethink how we value productivity – so let’s make the most of it

Unpaid labour often isn't counted as productive. Can we change the way we measure work?

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NZIER
May 1, 2020

What’s up with New Zealand’s housing market?

What could the future of house prices look like? The NZIER public good team explains the system.

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NZIER
Apr 17, 2020

How do we pay for the Covid-19 stimulus package?

Phrases like 'quantitative easing' and 'official cash rate' are becoming part of our everyday language. But what do they mean, and how do they explain the stimulus package?

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