Mieke Welvaert

28 Nov 18, 3:15pm
Infometrics' Mieke Welvaert tackles the claim NZ's heading for a house price crash. She explains why she sees a small dip in some places before an upward trend resumes
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1 Jul 17, 8:47am
Mieke Welvaert finds that a quarter of all 'migrant arrivals' are returning Kiwis. But from Australia, the growth in permanent arrivals aren't actually Aussies (or even Kiwis)
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30 Nov 15, 6:39pm
Mieke Welvaert asks the burning questions. Have the new regulations tipped the scale? Will Auckland house prices fall? What about Auckland's neighbours? And, will the rest of the country be affected?
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13 Oct 15, 12:58pm
Infometric's Mieke Welvaert unpicks the data and finds townhouses & apartments are building density in areas away from urban centers
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8 Jul 15, 9:02am
Mieke Welvaert shows that while great service is always appreciated, she explains why some don't try or don't care in some areas - and get away with that attitude
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18 Feb 15, 5:03am
Mieke Welvaert looks at productivity and work-life balance. Could we mimic Germans and Swedes in producing more by working less?
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6 Nov 14, 5:00am
Mieke Welvaert looks at how longer, healthier life expectancies are changing the way we plan transferring wealth we may have built up
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13 Aug 14, 10:26am
Mieke Welvaert shows that families who receive social assistance get little from a rise in the minimum wage, would probably lose jobs, and get pushed further towards the bottom
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17 Jun 14, 9:20am
Mieke Welvaert thinks unintended consequences of the RBNZ's LVR policy could involve borrower self regulation and lender wariness of new regulatory restrictions
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8 Apr 14, 2:50pm
Mieke Welvaert takes a look at whether tertiary study will pay off for her, and whether it is an investment or consumption good
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18 Feb 14, 2:54pm
Mieke Welvaert explains how Cuba pays for its oil imports and the measures it needs to take to make the system work
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17 Dec 13, 10:05am
Mieke Welvaert explains while 'cash' may be economically efficient and eliminate waste, thoughful gifts give much more in satisfaction than the cost implies
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15 Oct 13, 10:25am
Mieke Welvaert explains why using GDP is not the problem that some assume; investment in a rebuild also comes with opportunity costs
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