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Kiwi firms increasingly buoyant despite facing severe skills shortages, NZIER’s QSBO shows

Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion, October 2016

The media release can be read here.

QSBO is available to NZIER members only.

Stronger growth outlook but inflation remains subdued

Consensus Forecasts, September 2016

The report can be read here.

NZIER Economics Award for 2016 was given to Professor John Creedy

The citation for the 2016 Economics Award can be read here.

New Zealand economy to ride out global risks, says NZIER

Quarterly Predictions, September 2016

The media release can be read here.

Quarterly Predictions is available to NZIER members only.

DATA1850 - making available long-term economic data for New Zealand

As part of our Public Good programme, NZIER has launched Data1850; an interactive website that allows you to explore, visualise, compare and download long-term economic data for New Zealand.

Explore the new DATA1850 website.


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