John Williamson


Economic linkages within Auckland

Auckland is New Zealand’s dominant economic centre, leading national population and productivity growth. However, there is little detailed analysis into the nature of the sub-regional economic roles and connections within the Auckland regional economy. This research examines the main economic linkages (labour market, transport and...

"Teaching…I can see myself not doing that forever": The beginning teacher experience

Data suggests beginning teachers in the Western world, having invested their time, finances and effort into their University education, resign from their chosen profession within three to five years at a rate of 25% to 40% (Smithers & Robinson, 2003). This longitudinal investigation of the...