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Past the peak

Consensus Forecasts, September 2014

The release can be read here.


Past the peak; gradual underlying recovery intact

Quarterly Predictions, September 2014

The media release can be read here.

Quarterly Predictions is available to NZIER members only.


Professor Marilyn Waring

has been awarded the NZIER Economics Award for 2014.

You can read the citation for Professor Waring here.


Regional economies - shape, performance and drivers

NZIER working paper 2014/3

The working paper is available here.


The home affordability challenge

NZIER working paper 2014/4

The working paper is available here.


NZIER's Public Good programme for 2014/2015

Read about NZIER’s 2014/15 public good programme here.

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Public Good

As a non-profit organisation we fund and undertake our own economic research in the interests of the public good.

NZIER’s 2014/15 public good programme will focus on four projects:

  • What drives the housing market? Local, regional or national cycles
  • Manifesto monitor: assessing the  impacts of parties’ policies
  • Efficiency impact of regulation in New Zealand – a new, practical methodology
  • Long term economic trends.

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