Nearly four years ago, Prime Minister John Key announced a major reform of the welfare system. He defined the problem with the existing system in the following terms:
The stand-out feature of New Zealand’s benefit system is how passive it is. For the most...
Open for Business: Removing the barriers to foreign investment is the third report released by The New Zealand Initiative on foreign direct investment.
This final report in The New Zealand Initiative’s series on global financial links has found that New Zealand has an...
This report is the second of three that aims to promote public debate about New Zealand’s global links, including the contentious issues of foreign ownership and net external indebtedness.
Openness to the rest of the world through trade and capital...