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McGuinness Institute

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Research report

20 Dec 2016

Undertaking experiments in public policy is like any other innovation – it requires a mix of disruption, a committed and talented team, and, most importantly, the courage of leaders to let go of bad rules and explore new ways of doing things. This approach can...

Commentary

Article

25 May 2016

In response to a Government request, the Productivity Commission is currently undertaking an inquiry into ‘new models of tertiary education’. At a time when the technological and social climate is changing so rapidly that our current model is struggling to keep up, this inquiry presents...

Journal article

10 May 2016

Cïvitäs plays out in the real world in terms of how we work together as a family, a tribe, a community, a country and as stewards of the planet. Success or failure can be judged by how well we are managing, or not managing, a...

Research report

26 Mar 2016

New Zealand has one of the largest exclusive economic zones in the world. This report discusses the role of oceans in New Zealand’s culture, economy and natural environment as well as the need for change in oceans governance. It contains 30 unique perspectives and proposes...

Commentary

Article

17 Mar 2016

Cities are becoming self-aware. Despite re-emerging as a political force within the volatile context of a global market economy, cities are currently struggling to position themselves within a tangled network of private companies, national interest and a mobile population of highly-educated knowledge workers.

As...

Research report

13 Apr 2015

Introduction: This paper provides a snapshot of the legal instruments composing the oceans management regime in New Zealand. Whilst the Institute accepts that this is by no means a comprehensive collection, it has provided an initial selection of statutes, regulations and orders to illustrate...

Research report

30 Mar 2015

This report forms part of the Institute’s flagship project, Project 2058.

New Zealand has one of the largest exclusive economic zones in the world. This report discusses the role of oceans in New Zealand’s culture, economy and natural environment as well as the need...

Video lecture/presentation

4 Aug 2014

On Wednesday 2 July 2014 the Institute hosted a meeting with Dr Todd Capson , a marine scientist working with the US-based Sustainable Fisheries Partnership . This discussion has now been published as a series of videos on our Youtube channel . During the meeting...

Research report

17 Apr 2014

This paper describes the process and methodology of the LivingStandardsNZ workshop which brought together 28 young people in December 2013 to discuss complex and long-term issues for the future of New Zealand.

This initiative was a collaboration between the Treasury and the McGuinness Institute...

Guide

12 Mar 2014

This project aims to contribute to a discussion on how New Zealand might move towards a talent-based economy by exploring ways to grow, attract, retain and connect talent.

The TalentNZ Journal, and in particular the 30 interviewees, showed us that cities and towns have...

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