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16th Apr 16, 10:39am
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Michael Fletcher agrees a Universal Basic Income may be a good idea – but we will still need social security that works
Michael Fletcher agrees a Universal Basic Income may be a good idea – but we will still need social security that works
16th Apr 16, 10:39am
29th Mar 16, 9:28am
Ryan Greenaway-McGrevy thinks that a universal basic income could appeal to conservatives and liberals alike
Ryan Greenaway-McGrevy thinks that a universal basic income could appeal to conservatives and liberals alike
29th Mar 16, 9:28am
22nd Feb 16, 9:11am
NZ Initiative's Eric Crampton says the country has much work to do in restoring housing affordability, but the broad social trends are positive
NZ Initiative's Eric Crampton says the country has much work to do in restoring housing affordability, but the broad social trends are positive
22nd Feb 16, 9:11am
21st Dec 15, 9:09am
NZ Initiative's Eric Crampton says the tension between targeting benefits to those in most need and encouraging strong families is a real one
NZ Initiative's Eric Crampton says the tension between targeting benefits to those in most need and encouraging strong families is a real one
21st Dec 15, 9:09am
12th Jul 15, 5:02am
Bernard Hickey says the Government should use its strong balance sheet and low borrowing costs to make millions of dollars in social investments that save everyone billions in the long run
Bernard Hickey says the Government should use its strong balance sheet and low borrowing costs to make millions of dollars in social investments that save everyone billions in the long run
12th Jul 15, 5:02am
22nd Jun 15, 9:19am
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The NZ Initiative's Khyaati Acharya says non-intrusive paternalism, including 'nudging' people in the 'right' direction needs to be treated with extreme caution
The NZ Initiative's Khyaati Acharya says non-intrusive paternalism, including 'nudging' people in the 'right' direction needs to be treated with extreme caution
22nd Jun 15, 9:19am
8th Jun 15, 10:41am
The NZ Initiative's Jason Krupp says Wellington needs to be cured of its Living Wage fever - because the 'fever' might spread
The NZ Initiative's Jason Krupp says Wellington needs to be cured of its Living Wage fever - because the 'fever' might spread
8th Jun 15, 10:41am
25th May 15, 8:56am
The NZ Initiative's Jason Krupp finds that charity doesn't begin at home when it comes to regulating those who provide it in this country
The NZ Initiative's Jason Krupp finds that charity doesn't begin at home when it comes to regulating those who provide it in this country
25th May 15, 8:56am
22nd May 15, 11:18am
Budget 2015 - Summary of all spending plans
Budget 2015 - Summary of all spending plans
22nd May 15, 11:18am
10th Apr 15, 10:26am
Oliver Hartwich on Greek WW2 reparation demands, house & house nots, blogging Ben Bernanke, the great stagnation, is one woman enough? Dilbert & more
Oliver Hartwich on Greek WW2 reparation demands, house & house nots, blogging Ben Bernanke, the great stagnation, is one woman enough? Dilbert & more
10th Apr 15, 10:26am
21st May 14, 12:05pm
Budget 2014 - Summary of all spending plans
Budget 2014 - Summary of all spending plans
21st May 14, 12:05pm
19th Nov 13, 11:23am
English says NZ Initiative's 'big bang' housing reform plan 'pretty radical', but well focused on supply and affordability; Water review underway
English says NZ Initiative's 'big bang' housing reform plan 'pretty radical', but well focused on supply and affordability; Water review underway
19th Nov 13, 11:23am
21st May 13, 3:12pm
Budget 2013- Summary of all spending plans
Budget 2013- Summary of all spending plans
21st May 13, 3:12pm
31st May 12, 8:26am
Budget 2012- Summary of all spending plans
Budget 2012- Summary of all spending plans
31st May 12, 8:26am
15th May 12, 5:52pm
BusinessDesk: Rebstock to head panel that will assess actuarial value of welfare
BusinessDesk: Rebstock to head panel that will assess actuarial value of welfare
15th May 12, 5:52pm
28th Feb 12, 7:49am
There are plenty of jobs if people look really hard, PM Key says; Uses example of employing overseas workers for harvest work
There are plenty of jobs if people look really hard, PM Key says; Uses example of employing overseas workers for harvest work
28th Feb 12, 7:49am
27th Feb 12, 5:22pm
Govt to offer teen beneficiaries carrot of NZ$10 extra per week for completing 6 mths of training or education, or budgeting, parenting courses
Govt to offer teen beneficiaries carrot of NZ$10 extra per week for completing 6 mths of training or education, or budgeting, parenting courses
27th Feb 12, 5:22pm
15th Nov 11, 2:26pm
National releases final welfare policy in run up to Nov 26 election, focuses on welfare fraud in bid to save NZ$200 mln over four years
National releases final welfare policy in run up to Nov 26 election, focuses on welfare fraud in bid to save NZ$200 mln over four years
15th Nov 11, 2:26pm
8th Nov 11, 10:22am
Opinion: It's amazing how critical Labour is of its old policy in its Working for Families extension to beneficiaries; And it supports National's tax changes too
Opinion: It's amazing how critical Labour is of its old policy in its Working for Families extension to beneficiaries; And it supports National's tax changes too
8th Nov 11, 10:22am
1st Nov 11, 2:29pm
National announces welfare policy, says will get 46,000 off welfare over four years at cost of NZ$130 mln a year
National announces welfare policy, says will get 46,000 off welfare over four years at cost of NZ$130 mln a year
1st Nov 11, 2:29pm
7th Oct 11, 12:11pm
Opinion: Roger Kerr looks at international work-for-the-dole schemes, and wonders whether New Zealand should beef up its 'workfare'?
Opinion: Roger Kerr looks at international work-for-the-dole schemes, and wonders whether New Zealand should beef up its 'workfare'?
7th Oct 11, 12:11pm
22nd Aug 11, 9:28am
Dunne explains the reasons behind the govt's abolition of gift duty; Other departments will now have more work to do policing welfare programmes
Dunne explains the reasons behind the govt's abolition of gift duty; Other departments will now have more work to do policing welfare programmes
22nd Aug 11, 9:28am
14th Aug 11, 12:17pm
PM Key announces welfare policy focused on early school leavers; 'Competent' adult to handle benefit money
PM Key announces welfare policy focused on early school leavers; 'Competent' adult to handle benefit money
14th Aug 11, 12:17pm
19th May 11, 8:51pm
Budget 2011 - Summary of all spending plans
Budget 2011 - Summary of all spending plans
19th May 11, 8:51pm
19th May 11, 2:11pm
Budget 2011: Working for Families changes mean lower income families to get more, while most over NZ$60,000 to get less; 7,000 families to drop out
Budget 2011: Working for Families changes mean lower income families to get more, while most over NZ$60,000 to get less; 7,000 families to drop out
19th May 11, 2:11pm

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