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Economics Award

NZIER Economics Award for 2016 was given to Professor John Creedy.

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

The annual NZIER Economics Award promotes and recognises excellence in economics of relevance to New Zealand.

The Award

The winner of the award is selected by an independent panel that includes the Governor of the Reserve Bank, The President of the NZAE and the Secretary for Treasury (or their nominees), and one representative each from the academic and business communities. NZIER acts as secretariat and sponsor.

Please see the award policy document for further information.

Previous recipients

Read about previous  NZIER Economics Award winners.