Unemployment

3 Sep 15, 3:15pm
What the Reserve Bank people say in their latest interest rate review is seen as more important than what they actually do with the rates
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3 Sep 15, 8:55am
David Hargreaves says the Reserve Bank should be holding scheduled reviews of interest rates more frequently - not less
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1 Sep 15, 7:37am
BNZ economists say the risk of NZ falling into recession is increasing by the day
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21 Aug 15, 10:04am
Matt Nolan on 10 ways we can look at the New Zealand job and labour markets
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6 Aug 15, 8:10am
There are clouds on the economic horizon – but it is far from certain whether they will bring a downpour or just cooler conditions
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15 Jun 15, 1:54pm
Latest NZIER Consensus Forecasts show that economic growth is seen as lower in coming years, with unemployment higher than earlier expected
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6 Jun 15, 9:41am
David Chaston looks at the implications for New Zealand from the latest surprisingly strong US non-farm payrolls report
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13 May 15, 5:04am
Gareth Kiernan wonders if wage growth is a lagging indicator of the economic cycle, are greater labour cost pressure's just around the corner?
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30 Mar 15, 1:15pm
Elizabeth Davies braves the rigorous beauty parade that is the job interview
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4 Feb 15, 11:01am
Unemployment rate rises to 5.7% but labour force participation rate reaches record high of 69.7%
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28 Jan 15, 9:45am
New Labour Leader Andrew Little focuses on vision for jobs and small businesses in State of the Nation address, rather than detail
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28 Nov 14, 8:02am
OPEC holds production targets, gold and other commodity prices drop, surprise German unemployment fall
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2 Sep 14, 2:59pm
ANZ economists say the eventual waning of the Christchurch rebuild won't spell doom and gloom for the wider NZ economy
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18 Jul 14, 3:51pm
NZIER's Shamubeel Eaqub says recruiting young immigrants could help address problems in the provinces where there are more old people than Japan
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24 Jun 14, 10:46am
ANZ says 'knife-and-fork economics' shows talk of cities surging and the regions being down in the dumps is just hubris
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4 Jun 14, 11:42am
Rodney Dickens says if policy was less skill-qualification-oriented and more honest-hardworking-orientated the regions would have a better chance of competing for immigrants
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15 May 14, 1:25pm
Rodney Dickens shows why targeting 4% unemployment is misguided and would backfire. He says it is political nonsense
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7 May 14, 10:56am
Statistics NZ reports unemployment rate steady at 6.0% in March quarter; worse than economist forecasts of about 5.8%
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1 May 14, 10:09am
Kiwis’ financial position strengthens despite rate hikes, says credit information bureau Dun & Bradstreet
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28 Apr 14, 9:49am
Labour finance spokesman promising 'broader' objectives for Reserve Bank
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