Person

Arthur Grimes

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ORCID ID

0000-0001-9152-8051

Recently added resources

Working paper

9 Nov 2018
7

This new study from Motu Economic and Public Policy Research for the Building Better Homes, Towns, and Cities National Science Challenge uses census rent and wage data to compile quality of life and quality of business measures for 130 towns and cities in New Zealand....

Working paper

18 May 2018
14

We analyse the relationship between subjective wellbeing (SWB) and the World Bank’s measure of a country’s economic sustainability, adjusted net savings (ANS). We model SWB at individual level and at aggregated group level as a function of past ANS levels, after controlling for a country’s...

Working paper

18 May 2018
10

We add to the literature on the driving forces of international migration. While the existing literature establishes that income differences, migration costs, and certain other factors (e.g. climate or human rights) affect the migration decision, we focus on the broader role of nonpecuniary factors. We...

Working paper

10 May 2018
42

Inequality has many faces, and exists both within and between many societal groups. In this analysis, the face of inequality that we explore is people’s access to new ultra-fast broadband technologies. Such access may be instrumental in improving an individual’s place within society in this...

Journal article

14 Aug 2017
68

Considers the New Zealand housing market, current policy issues and shortcomings in housing quality and the quality of policymaking.

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