Projects tagged with Economic Growth
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In this evaluation of the VIF the Ministry of Economic Development (MED) seeks to determine the progress of New Zealand’s venture capital market towards sustainability and what has been the role of New Zealand Investment Fund Limited (NZVIF Ltd) in catalysing market development. This involves a review of programme outcomes and a...
Topics: International Research, Research, Crime & Safety, Human Rights & Civil Liberties, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Housing & Homelessness, Income & Wealth, Inequality, Retirement, Unemployment, Schools, Secondary Education, Tertiary Education, Emissions, Food, Families & Whānau, Households, Ageing, Drugs & Alcohol, Healthcare, Asian, Children, Disability, Older People, Women, Youth, Sport & Recreation, Discrimination, Gender, Language, Information & Communications Technology
The Social Report has four key aims: to report on social indicators that complement existing economic and environmental indicators to compare New Zealand with other countries to contribute to better-informed public debate to help...
Topics: Evaluation, International Relations, Economic Growth, Grants, Funding, Contracts & Fundraising, Governance & Kaitiakitanga
Evaluation aims to assess the strengths and weaknesses of programmes and policies to improve their effectiveness. Many government evaluations take the form of impact evaluation as they provide evidence to help decide whether to continue a policy, or how a policy should be amended to provide better value for money. Impact...
Topics: Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Income & Wealth, Education & Training, Tertiary Education
In recent years, workplace-based industry training has been growing at a faster rate than other forms of tertiary education and training. Government and industry have substantially increased their investments in industry training. However, there is not much information available on whether training improves participants’ skills...
This paper examines the impact of job loss due to firm closure on workers’ employment, earnings, and benefit receipt. It uses data from Statistics New Zealand’s Linked Employer-Employee Data (LEED). LEED is an administrative dataset in which the exit of a firm identifier does not always represent a complete firm closure. After...
This report examines historical enrolment data to analyse the association between the economic cycle and participation in senior secondary school and in tertiary education.
Recent commentary has suggested an increasing trend in delistings from the NZX, driven by offshore takeovers. However, some of that commentary has been driven by anecdotal evidence. In order to shed light on this discussion, we examine the extent and nature of delisting activity over the past 15 years. Our results indicate no...
Topics: Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Education & Training, Tertiary Education, Labour force, Engineering, Science & Technology
This is report is the last in a series of three reports looking at the supply of and demand for advanced trade, technical and professional qualifications.
Topics: Research, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Tertiary Education, Governance & Kaitiakitanga, Leadership
This study models demand for tertiary education between 2009 and 2025 based on underlying population trends and three scenarios with different assumptions about how rates of participation in tertiary education might vary.
5 May 2009
Topics: Methodology, Research, Community Development, Economic Growth, Employment & Labour, Families & Whānau, Relationships, Policy, Healthcare, Migrants, Vulnerable & Disadvantaged, Lifestyle & Standard of Living, Quality of Life
The primary objective of the Longitudinal Immigration Survey: New Zealand (LisNZ) is to provide comprehensive data about the settlement experiences of migrants in their first three years in New Zealand. Understanding the key factors contributing to positive social and economic outcomes for migrants will be used to inform the...
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