Projects tagged with Economic Growth
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Topics: Research, Economic Growth, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Policy, Older People
This paper draws on material produced by the Treasury for the 2013 Statement on New Zealand’s Long-term Fiscal Position Affording Our Future. It focuses on scenario projections of the public finances of New Zealand (NZ) over the next half century. In particular it looks at how the ageing of the population structure might impact...
How Permanent is Permanent Migration: Identifying the Determinants of Remigration for Skilled Migrants in New Zealand
Topics: Monitoring, Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Migrants, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
Migration has played an integral role in the development of New Zealand and has been especially important for its labour force and economy. The 2006 census found that nearly a quarter of New Zealand’s population is foreign-born (the OECD average is 10 percent). Foreign-born people also make up 25 percent of the working-age...
30 May 2013
with: Ministry for Women
Topics: Kaupapa Māori, Literature review, Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Leadership, Māori, Women
This research seeks to actively honour, celebrate the contributions, and affirm the mana of Māori women chief executive officers.
This paper examines various de facto measures of the extent of economic integration between New Zealand and Australia. The range of measures considered indicates that significant progress has been made towards achieving a single market across the Tasman. In particular, business cycles have become more synchronised and price...
Science and innovation are important to New Zealand's economic growth. The two high-level (government priority) outcomes that the science and innovation sector contributes to are "growing the economy" and "building a healthier environment and society". Crown research institutes (CRIs) are central to the...
Topics: Literature review, Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Income & Wealth, Poverty & Child Poverty, Retirement, Social Security & Welfare, Older People
This paper explores the connections between housing assets and retirement incomes. Older people’s high rates of home ownership today and rising house prices from about the 1990s: Have made today’s older people and people nearing retirement wealthier than other population groups, despite their very...
Workforce participation of older workers as an element of New Zealand’s Retirement Income Framework: A Review of Existing Knowledge and Data
Topics: International Research, Literature review, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Retirement, Older People
As elsewhere, New Zealand faces major challenges in successfully managing the trend known as ‘population ageing’ (Jackson, 2007), illustrated at Figures 1 and 2. Although structurally younger than its OECD counterparts, half a century of declining birth rates and increasing longevity mean that the New Zealand population will...
This report analyses the performance of the Centres of Research Excellence (CoREs) across five dimensions – the impact of the CoRE’s on the New Zealand economy and society, research quality, research collaboration, the academic impact of research and knowledge transfer.
This research seeks to inform and stimulate discussion on high-growth business in New Zealand. It involved, firstly, reviewing published research and, secondly, examining the dynamics of growth (measured in turnover and in employment) for all New Zealand businesses using data held at Statistics NZ. We were...
with: Ministry for Women
This research, by ESITO, shares the stories of nine women in the electricity supply industry. The aim of the research is to gain a better understanding of how the electricity supply industry can develop strategies for a more diverse workforce.
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