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NZIER’s Shadow Board continues to recommend no change in the OCR

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NZIER’s QSBO shows further drop in business confidence and demand

Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion, October 2018

The media release can be read here.

QSBO is available to NZIER members only.

NZIER Consensus Forecasts shows a softer growth outlook - September 2018

Consensus Forecasts, September 2018

The report can be read here.

Gender pay-gap expert Professor Gail Pacheco receives NZIER Economics Award for 2018

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NZIER expects solid outlook, but with increasing downside risks

Quarterly Predictions, September 2018

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Quarterly Predictions is available to NZIER members only.


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Decomposing the change in petrol prices over the past year

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