Household spending

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2nd Oct 18, 10:09am
Latest NZIER Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion shows worst level of business confidence since March 2009
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Latest NZIER Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion shows worst level of business confidence since March 2009
2nd Oct 18, 10:09am
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19th Sep 18, 9:55am
Westpac McDermott Miller survey shows the collapsing confidence contagion is spreading, with the lowest level of consumer confidence in six years
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Westpac McDermott Miller survey shows the collapsing confidence contagion is spreading, with the lowest level of consumer confidence in six years
19th Sep 18, 9:55am
18th Apr 18, 4:24pm
ANZ economists say the cost of building a new house has become more attractive relative to the cost of buying an existing one
ANZ economists say the cost of building a new house has become more attractive relative to the cost of buying an existing one
18th Apr 18, 4:24pm
9th Apr 18, 1:55pm
ANZ economists say high house prices and associated high debt levels have seen consumer spending remain more subdued than might have been expected with the economy buoyant
ANZ economists say high house prices and associated high debt levels have seen consumer spending remain more subdued than might have been expected with the economy buoyant
9th Apr 18, 1:55pm
19th Feb 18, 3:15pm
ANZ economists see house prices being capped by affordability constraints and new Government measures
ANZ economists see house prices being capped by affordability constraints and new Government measures
19th Feb 18, 3:15pm
19th Feb 18, 11:14am
Westpac economists say many are getting it wrong expecting interest rates to rise soon; they don't see a rise till late next year; a subdued housing market will be a key reason why
Westpac economists say many are getting it wrong expecting interest rates to rise soon; they don't see a rise till late next year; a subdued housing market will be a key reason why
19th Feb 18, 11:14am
31st Jan 18, 12:41pm
ANZ economists say even though house prices look 'out of whack' with incomes, they can't see a sharp downward correction
ANZ economists say even though house prices look 'out of whack' with incomes, they can't see a sharp downward correction
31st Jan 18, 12:41pm
30th Jan 18, 4:08pm
David Hargreaves tries to make sense of the various conflicting factors influencing the housing market as 2018 gets into swing
David Hargreaves tries to make sense of the various conflicting factors influencing the housing market as 2018 gets into swing
30th Jan 18, 4:08pm
22nd Jan 18, 2:20pm
Most homeowners still look 'reasonably well placed to meet mortgage commitments', ASB economists say; they see 'mild' house price rises this year
Most homeowners still look 'reasonably well placed to meet mortgage commitments', ASB economists say; they see 'mild' house price rises this year
22nd Jan 18, 2:20pm
19th Oct 17, 11:29am
Statistics New Zealand says housing costs increased 50.5% in the past decade, while household income rose just 42%
Statistics New Zealand says housing costs increased 50.5% in the past decade, while household income rose just 42%
19th Oct 17, 11:29am
16th Jan 17, 4:18pm
RBNZ given free pass to chill, as retail banks expected to continue to raise mortgage and deposit rates to close funding gap
RBNZ given free pass to chill, as retail banks expected to continue to raise mortgage and deposit rates to close funding gap
16th Jan 17, 4:18pm
6th Jan 16, 9:15am
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Keyu Jin expects that larger Chinese families will propel the long-awaited shift in the country's growth model
Keyu Jin expects that larger Chinese families will propel the long-awaited shift in the country's growth model
6th Jan 16, 9:15am
13th Nov 15, 5:03am
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Keyu Jin says that China's transition to a consumption-based economy will need to wait for the next generation
Keyu Jin says that China's transition to a consumption-based economy will need to wait for the next generation
13th Nov 15, 5:03am
8th Sep 14, 10:30am
The motherhood penalty; Stevens hard to impress; US$2.5 tln not enough; Draghi creates a cash problem; household budgets; capital vs democracy; solar grunt; Dilbert & more
The motherhood penalty; Stevens hard to impress; US$2.5 tln not enough; Draghi creates a cash problem; household budgets; capital vs democracy; solar grunt; Dilbert & more
8th Sep 14, 10:30am
11th Apr 11, 11:11am
Spending on durable household items up 2.5% in March from February as total card spending rises 0.5%, Stats NZ says
Spending on durable household items up 2.5% in March from February as total card spending rises 0.5%, Stats NZ says
11th Apr 11, 11:11am
9th Feb 10, 10:15am
Opinion: Why bank economists are getting their forecasts so wrong
Opinion: Why bank economists are getting their forecasts so wrong
9th Feb 10, 10:15am
8th May 09, 2:27pm
Credit applications fall as households hunker down for long recession
Credit applications fall as households hunker down for long recession
8th May 09, 2:27pm