Peter Wilson

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2 Nov 2018

Solar-powered batteries are the key to a future without electricity grids for Polynesian countries in the Pacific.


A report for the Ministry of Health (NZ)
30 Jan 2018

This report provides an assessment of the evidence for sugar taxes as a fiscal instrument to improve health. Forty-seven peer-reviewed studies and working papers published in the last five years were reviewed, summarised and assessed for key methodological issues.

Briefing paper

NZIER Insight 76/2017
8 Nov 2017

This paper examines the new New Zealand government’s proposals for immigration.

Policy report

11 Oct 2017

We think voters should be given better information about the fiscal consequences of political parties’ election promises. We offer some observations and suggestions on how.

Journal article

14 Aug 2017

Considers the issues which would lead to more effective and more sustainable immigration policy for New Zealand.

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