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Nominations for the NZIER Economics Award 2016 are now open

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Momentum in New Zealand economy to continue

Quarterly Predictions, June 2016

The media release can be read here.

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Analysing regional policy initiatives

Read about NZIER's regional CGE model here.

Disruptive technologies: Risks, opportunities
Can New Zealand make the most of them?

A report for Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ)

The report can be read here.

TPP an impressive achievement

NZIER Insight 54

The Insight can be read here.


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Chart of the week

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Latest publications

  • Assessing forecast performance

    16 June 2016

    by Kirdan Lees

    The Reserve Bank today published a Bulletin article documenting the performance of the Bank’s forecasts over the period 2009 to 2015. The Reserve Bank published similar reviews in 2009, 2006 and 2002. Central banks regularly review their forecast performance, often comparing their forecasts to those prepared by other agencies and private sector firms.

  • Do you think you’re better off alone? Impacts of Brexit on New Zealand - NZIER Insight 60

    14 June 2016

    By John Ballingall

    In nine days, the United Kingdom (UK) goes to the polls to decide whether the UK should leave or remain in the European Union (EU). With the polling trends moving towards a ‘Leave’ vote in recent days, a new NZIER report “Do you think you’re better off alone?” explores what Brexit might mean for New Zealand.



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