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As part of its review of regulations around aquaculture development, the Ministry of Fisheries asked NZIER to provide some guidance.
17 April 2020
By Sarah Hogan
New Zealand is approaching the end of the planned four-week lockdown which has brought about significant economic losses and, it appears, significant benefits in the form of lives saved. As the country now looks toward a relaxing of the COVID-19 Alert level and an uncertain future, we offer some advice about decision-making.