Governments spend money irresponsibly when they don’t care much whether the wellbeing outcomes for New Zealanders justify the amount being spent. Read more
In order to have a vibrant and successful economy, New Zealand must be able to seize hold of opportunities as they present themselves.
Archaic regulations can restrict the uptake of new technologies, while political expediency can trump sound policy proposals on matters of foreign direct investment.
Our research into this area covers everything from Special Economic Zones; to whether interest-free student loans have been a progressive or regressive measure.