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|Could do better: migration and New Zealand’s frontier firms||1.08 MB|
This report looks at migration and frontier firms, defined as firms that are at the top of the game when it comes to converting resources into products. In particular, the authors assessed the role that any changes in migration policy and outcomes could play in encouraging innovation and technology adoption among frontier and other firms in New Zealand. It also investigates how migration can help frontier firms stay at the top of the class and how immigration settings, more generally, might have been holding firms back. It looks at how changes in migration policy could influence firms in New Zealand to make greater use of technology and innovation relative to imported labour.