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KiwiSaver and the wealth of New Zealanders

A report to the Financial Services Council

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Dairy drives softer growth outlook

Quarterly Predictions, September 2015

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New Zealand Investment Quarterly

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Analysing regional policy initiatives

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Latest publications

  • Speed dating central bank style - NZIER Insight 52

    01 September 2015

    By Kirdan Lees

    From next year, the Reserve Bank will let go one chance each year to meet and set interest rates. That means the Reserve Bank could easily fall behind the run rate on the interest rate settings required to manage the economy.There are ways to improve how interest rates are set. Meeting less often is not one of them.

  • KiwiSaver and the wealth of New Zealanders

    25 August 2015

    By Aaron Drew and Peter Wilson

    A report to the Financial Services Council

    NZIER perspective on the joint agency evaluation report.



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