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Fiscal policy

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5th Dec 17, 2:39pm
Government's $339m first year fee-free tertiary education policy expected to attract 2000 additional full time students or trainees next year
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Government's $339m first year fee-free tertiary education policy expected to attract 2000 additional full time students or trainees next year
5th Dec 17, 2:39pm
4th Nov 17, 9:44am
by Guest
Kiwibank economists say the withdrawal of global QE is expected to affect the economy the NZ economy indirectly via financial markets, both through rising longer-dated interest rates and a lower currency
Kiwibank economists say the withdrawal of global QE is expected to affect the economy the NZ economy indirectly via financial markets, both through rising longer-dated interest rates and a lower currency
4th Nov 17, 9:44am
20th Sep 17, 9:11am
National, Labour and the Greens want to reduce government debt. But is it the right time for political parties to be campaigning on tightening the government’s purse strings?
National, Labour and the Greens want to reduce government debt. But is it the right time for political parties to be campaigning on tightening the government’s purse strings?
20th Sep 17, 9:11am
19th Jun 17, 1:56pm
Cameron Preston goes looking for magician's sleight of hand in the Government's latest Budget
Cameron Preston goes looking for magician's sleight of hand in the Government's latest Budget
19th Jun 17, 1:56pm
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24th Mar 17, 2:25pm
James Shaw on how a Labour/Greens Government would reduce government debt while maintaining current levels of spending
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James Shaw on how a Labour/Greens Government would reduce government debt while maintaining current levels of spending
24th Mar 17, 2:25pm
10th Feb 17, 9:59am
by Guest
Motu researchers on the political benefits of destruction, Bill's datatopia, why meddling governments make you happy, the productivity gap, the Fed and fiscal policy, scaling the depths of bad puns and more
Motu researchers on the political benefits of destruction, Bill's datatopia, why meddling governments make you happy, the productivity gap, the Fed and fiscal policy, scaling the depths of bad puns and more
10th Feb 17, 9:59am
14th Jan 17, 12:01pm
by Guest
The challenge is to try to keep short term political quick-fixes from doing predictable long term damage, and ensure that monetary and fiscal policies work together effectively
The challenge is to try to keep short term political quick-fixes from doing predictable long term damage, and ensure that monetary and fiscal policies work together effectively
14th Jan 17, 12:01pm
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15th Nov 16, 4:05pm
Finance Minister says Government has strong enough balance sheet to borrow billions of dollars needed to rebuild infrastructure around Kaikoura; says "funding is not an issue", although some other projects could be delayed
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Finance Minister says Government has strong enough balance sheet to borrow billions of dollars needed to rebuild infrastructure around Kaikoura; says "funding is not an issue", although some other projects could be delayed
15th Nov 16, 4:05pm
27th May 16, 10:00am
Oliver Hartwich on going to France if you want to work less, Don Brash's take on monetary policy when inflation won't budge, the economics of love, Vietnam's openness to the free market & more
Oliver Hartwich on going to France if you want to work less, Don Brash's take on monetary policy when inflation won't budge, the economics of love, Vietnam's openness to the free market & more
27th May 16, 10:00am
19th Feb 16, 10:36am
Treasury reports Budget Deficit of NZ$889 mln in six months to December; NZ$92 mln more than expected; lower interest rates a factor; cash deficit also higher than expected; low inflation taking its toll
Treasury reports Budget Deficit of NZ$889 mln in six months to December; NZ$92 mln more than expected; lower interest rates a factor; cash deficit also higher than expected; low inflation taking its toll
19th Feb 16, 10:36am
10th Dec 15, 12:59pm
RBNZ Governor suggests Government could help boost productive capacity of economy, lift economic activity and inflation pressures by spending more on infrastructure in Auckland
RBNZ Governor suggests Government could help boost productive capacity of economy, lift economic activity and inflation pressures by spending more on infrastructure in Auckland
10th Dec 15, 12:59pm
7th Mar 13, 11:28am
Bruce Wills says the high dollar is why we need policy reform to help exporters become as competitive as they can be. Your view?
Bruce Wills says the high dollar is why we need policy reform to help exporters become as competitive as they can be. Your view?
7th Mar 13, 11:28am
3rd Mar 13, 11:09am
Bruce Wills says fiscal policy settings are to blame for the high dollar because the productive economy isn’t driving it up; it is government policy and spending choices. Your view?
Bruce Wills says fiscal policy settings are to blame for the high dollar because the productive economy isn’t driving it up; it is government policy and spending choices. Your view?
3rd Mar 13, 11:09am
7th Oct 12, 10:05am
Bernard Hickey argues we will need to reunite monetary and fiscal policy under co-ordinated control if we are to find a successful path through the global 'financial repression'
Bernard Hickey argues we will need to reunite monetary and fiscal policy under co-ordinated control if we are to find a successful path through the global 'financial repression'
7th Oct 12, 10:05am
5th Feb 12, 12:05pm
Bernard Hickey points to the enormous game of musical chairs in the currency markets. He thinks the last one to print and devalue is the loser. Your view?
Bernard Hickey points to the enormous game of musical chairs in the currency markets. He thinks the last one to print and devalue is the loser. Your view?
5th Feb 12, 12:05pm
2nd Feb 12, 2:42pm
BusinessDesk: Treasury calls for "wide and ambitious" policy reform; Wants banks' capital buffers increased, and tax changes to encourage saving
BusinessDesk: Treasury calls for "wide and ambitious" policy reform; Wants banks' capital buffers increased, and tax changes to encourage saving
2nd Feb 12, 2:42pm
15th Oct 11, 9:40am
BusinessDesk: "How do we ensure the greatest building boom ever is not followed by the greatest bust?”
BusinessDesk: "How do we ensure the greatest building boom ever is not followed by the greatest bust?”
15th Oct 11, 9:40am
1st Sep 11, 10:57am
BusinessDesk: Securities law reform needs stronger analysts and media to work says INFINZ
BusinessDesk: Securities law reform needs stronger analysts and media to work says INFINZ
1st Sep 11, 10:57am
1st Sep 11, 10:12am
BusinessDesk: Tax change furthers NZ financial hub potential
BusinessDesk: Tax change furthers NZ financial hub potential
1st Sep 11, 10:12am
29th Nov 10, 2:04pm
The timing of the next OCR increase is dependent on how you see growth developing
The timing of the next OCR increase is dependent on how you see growth developing
29th Nov 10, 2:04pm
18th Nov 09, 7:35am
by Anonymous (not verified)
Opinion: How the RBNZ's new bank funding policy will stabilise interest rates, currency swings
Opinion: How the RBNZ's new bank funding policy will stabilise interest rates, currency swings
18th Nov 09, 7:35am
by Anonymous (not verified)
10th Nov 09, 8:08am
Extra tools likely to control dairy and housing bubbles, ANZ says
Extra tools likely to control dairy and housing bubbles, ANZ says
10th Nov 09, 8:08am
18th Mar 09, 9:01am
Fitch says NZ most exposed to de-leveraging, but OK for now
Fitch says NZ most exposed to de-leveraging, but OK for now
18th Mar 09, 9:01am
29th Jan 09, 6:37pm
Brother in law's guide: Opt for variable mortgages rather than 1 or 2 year fixed rates
Brother in law's guide: Opt for variable mortgages rather than 1 or 2 year fixed rates
29th Jan 09, 6:37pm

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