Economic growth



This document outlines how the National Party of New Zealand plan to increase entrepreneurial activity in New Zealand if they win the 2020 general election.

Blueprint for a resilient economy

The authors set out the five essential building blocks that would support new long term UK employment opportunities, thriving businesses and a healthier, fairer society, whilst protecting against the potentially devastating future impacts of climate change and nature’s decline.

Agritech industry transformation plan

This document captures an overview of the agritech sector in New Zealand and outlines a series of actions to accelerate its growth.

Fit for a better world: accelerating our economic potential

The food and fibres sector will be at the forefront of New Zealand's export-led recovery and can lead the way to a more sustainable economy. The actions set out in this document bring together opportunities that the Government considers will accelerate the productivity, sustainability and...

Transforming the economy after COVID–19

In this paper, the authors argue for an investment-led economic recovery, focused on job-creation and creating opportunity across the country, decarbonisation and restoring nature, and tackling inequality.

A second chance: getting Asia right for Australia in a post COVID-19 world

The Business Council of Australia and the Asia Society’s Asia Taskforce have released this interim report, which provides a blueprint for deeper engagement in the region, boosting trade and living standards, and building a strong economic recovery.

Sustainable development report 2020

The Sustainable development report 2020 presents the SDG Index and dashboards for all UN member states and frames the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in terms of six broad transformations.
Working paper

Trust and productivity growth - an empirical analysis

Policymakers concerned about the slowdown in productivity growth since the mid-2000s should consider the role of trust or social capital.

Rebuild New Zealand

The COVID-19 pandemic and its profound impact has left New Zealand facing fundamental questions about the kind of country it is to be in the future. In this report, the authors address important questions concerning how the economy is to recover to ensure all segments...

Building back better: post COVID-19 recovery planning

This report discusses how some countries plan to rebuild their economies post COVID-19 and how this recovery must address climate change.