Recession: what are the chances? NZIER Insight 83

12 December 2019

By Christina Leung

Talk that a recession could hit the global and New Zealand economies has ramped up in recent months. We look at some of the warning signs we should watch out for, and the tools available to combat the effects if a recession was to occur.

We find that although the New Zealand economy is slowing, a recession is unlikely in 2020.