Rodney Dickens

8th Mar 16, 5:02am
Rodney Dickens says it's interest rate policy that drives house prices and therefore affordability; migration is only of secondary importance
Rodney Dickens says it's interest rate policy that drives house prices and therefore affordability; migration is only of secondary importance
8th Mar 16, 5:02am
2nd Dec 15, 10:56am
Rodney Dickens says forget dairy and housing, consumer spending is the central driver of economic growth. He sees stronger migration and rising employment driving our economy
Rodney Dickens says forget dairy and housing, consumer spending is the central driver of economic growth. He sees stronger migration and rising employment driving our economy
2nd Dec 15, 10:56am
10th Oct 15, 10:03am
Rodney Dickens says the risk isn't that economic & employment growth will deteriorate, but rather low rates & high migration will drive growth in spending, GDP & jobs
Rodney Dickens says the risk isn't that economic & employment growth will deteriorate, but rather low rates & high migration will drive growth in spending, GDP & jobs
10th Oct 15, 10:03am
6th Oct 15, 5:03am
Rodney Dickens says we've reached a critical stage in the economic cycle with Wheeler in danger of repeating the mistakes of Bollard & Brash
Rodney Dickens says we've reached a critical stage in the economic cycle with Wheeler in danger of repeating the mistakes of Bollard & Brash
6th Oct 15, 5:03am
4th Aug 15, 8:01am
It is not the downside threats that worry Rodney Dickens but the upside house price risks
It is not the downside threats that worry Rodney Dickens but the upside house price risks
4th Aug 15, 8:01am
2nd Dec 14, 11:19am
Rodney Dickens argues the responses of governments and central banks to the global financial crisis have laid the foundations for the next crisis/crises
Rodney Dickens argues the responses of governments and central banks to the global financial crisis have laid the foundations for the next crisis/crises
2nd Dec 14, 11:19am
7th Nov 14, 9:48am
Rodney Dickens says analysis doesn’t support the RBNZ embarking on a go-for-growth experiment in the hope there won't be inflationary consequences
Rodney Dickens says analysis doesn’t support the RBNZ embarking on a go-for-growth experiment in the hope there won't be inflationary consequences
7th Nov 14, 9:48am
23rd Sep 14, 12:54pm
Rodney Dickens says because of new technologies being used to extract oil and gas, we should in time benefit from much cheaper energy and petrol/diesel prices
Rodney Dickens says because of new technologies being used to extract oil and gas, we should in time benefit from much cheaper energy and petrol/diesel prices
23rd Sep 14, 12:54pm
6th Jul 14, 7:55pm
Landlords are probably not going to get rent increases to match rising interest rates, says Rodney Dickens. That will put house prices at risk he says
Landlords are probably not going to get rent increases to match rising interest rates, says Rodney Dickens. That will put house prices at risk he says
6th Jul 14, 7:55pm
4th 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
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
4th Jun 14, 11:42am
15th May 14, 1:25pm
Rodney Dickens shows why targeting 4% unemployment is misguided and would backfire. He says it is political nonsense
Rodney Dickens shows why targeting 4% unemployment is misguided and would backfire. He says it is political nonsense
15th May 14, 1:25pm
5th May 14, 11:17am
Rodney Dickens says the CPI has two major parts and both can be troublemakers
Rodney Dickens says the CPI has two major parts and both can be troublemakers
5th May 14, 11:17am
26th Mar 14, 12:20pm
Rodney Dickens likes what he has seen of the new community focus for providing social housing, aiming for a 20% share
Rodney Dickens likes what he has seen of the new community focus for providing social housing, aiming for a 20% share
26th Mar 14, 12:20pm
13th Jan 14, 3:22pm
Rodney Dickens explores the impact the dairying 'revolution' is having on New Zealand, the consequences, and the prospects
Rodney Dickens explores the impact the dairying 'revolution' is having on New Zealand, the consequences, and the prospects
13th Jan 14, 3:22pm
22nd Nov 13, 12:18pm
Rodney Dickens unpicks the background behind the recent LVR restrictions and finds 'dubious justification' for them
Rodney Dickens unpicks the background behind the recent LVR restrictions and finds 'dubious justification' for them
22nd Nov 13, 12:18pm
31st Oct 13, 10:52am
Rodney Dickens unpacks the detail within the fast-rising migrant arrival flows and reveals some surprising trends
Rodney Dickens unpacks the detail within the fast-rising migrant arrival flows and reveals some surprising trends
31st Oct 13, 10:52am
24th Oct 13, 8:54am
Rodney Dickens reveals how rapidly the importance of China to our exporters and tourism is growing
Rodney Dickens reveals how rapidly the importance of China to our exporters and tourism is growing
24th Oct 13, 8:54am
1st Oct 13, 10:05am
Rodney Dickens says the Reserve Bank has opened Pandora’s Box and nothing good will result; says new LVR rules are unjust
Rodney Dickens says the Reserve Bank has opened Pandora’s Box and nothing good will result; says new LVR rules are unjust
1st Oct 13, 10:05am
3rd Apr 13, 9:29am
Rodney Dickens says history has taught that cutting interest rates in response to an appreciating or high exchange rate is a silly idea
Rodney Dickens says history has taught that cutting interest rates in response to an appreciating or high exchange rate is a silly idea
3rd Apr 13, 9:29am
3rd Dec 12, 5:27pm
Rodney Dickens makes a public plea to Governor Wheeler to keep the OCR more stable in the future, avoiding unnecessary and costly volatility in the OCR
Rodney Dickens makes a public plea to Governor Wheeler to keep the OCR more stable in the future, avoiding unnecessary and costly volatility in the OCR
3rd Dec 12, 5:27pm

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