Governments spend money irresponsibly when they don’t care much whether the wellbeing outcomes for New Zealanders justify the amount being spent. Read more
Nearly every week the Government passes laws that regulate the way New Zealanders can go about their lives. Whether this be scaffolding regulations, changes to KiwiSaver, or how charities operate, the effect of government is present is almost all aspects of our lives.
Our research focuses on the how the will of Parliament interacts with society, whether current legislation is fit for purpose, and whether certain policy settings can be improved.