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Peter Wilson

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Report

1 Feb 2019
12

Pacific Island states have committed to ambitious targets to reduce their reliance on fossil fuels to generate electricity. The Cook Island’s commitment is to have 100% renewable generation by 2020, Samoa is also targeting 100%, but by 2025, and Tonga is seeking to generate 50%...

Article

2 Nov 2018
7

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

Report

A report for the Ministry of Health (NZ)
30 Jan 2018
435

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
60

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

Policy report

NZIER INSIGHT 71-2017
11 Oct 2017
45

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.

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