We provide independent expertise and advice.

For over 50 years our economists have been helping clients analyse market, regulatory, social, and environmental trends to enable them to make informed and strategic decisions.

Areas we work in

What we do

Quality of policy advice

We review the advice of around 20 central government organisations, as well as local government bodies and private sector firms. Our reviews act as the catalyst for ongoing quality improvements that have been positively received by Ministers, Boards and senior decision-makers. Read more here.

Key contacts

John Yeabsley

Senior Fellow

john.yeabsley[at]nzier [dot] org [dot] nz

Cathy Scott


cathy.scott[at]nzier [dot] org [dot] nz

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