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Report: an alternative measure of progress to GDP

By   /  May 28, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Education, Explore - Economics, Explore - Politics and society, Explore - population-health-policy, FifthEstate1, Government Policy commentators, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Research, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Report: an alternative measure of progress to GDP

Source: Massey University Professor Murray Patterson with a copy of the report based on the Genuine Progress Indicator as a measure of progress.  Lead author and ecological economist Professor Murray Patterson says the report is based on an alternative economic model that offers a reality check, as the country waits for the Government’s first Wellbeing […]

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Massey University launches Shared Prosperity Index

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey University launches Shared Prosperity Index

Source: Massey University The Shared Prosperity Index can be acessed at www.sharedprosperity.co.nz When the Government presents its first Wellbeing Budget next week, it will be looking beyond traditional measures, such as GDP, to define New Zealand’s success. This is also at the core of the Shared Prosperity Index launched by Massey University today. The index […]

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Massey report shows improvements in home affordability

By   /  May 2, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, Explore - Property, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey report shows improvements in home affordability

Source: Massey University Decreases in house prices and in modest income growth mean home affordability has improved in recent months. The latest Massey University Home Affordability Report shows an improvement in national affordability over the most recent quarter, driven by modest decreases in house prices and modest income growth. The report, which covers the quarter […]

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Measuring wellbeing through shared prosperity

By   /  April 29, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Big Issues in Business, College of Business, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Measuring wellbeing through shared prosperity

Source: Massey University The Shared Prosperity Index calculates how well, or poorly, different segments of society have benefited from New Zealand’s growing economy.  In one month the Government will present its first ‘Wellbeing Budget’, which will use a wellbeing framework to identify Budget priorities. This means looking beyond traditional measures, such as GDP, to define New Zealand’s […]

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Finance 2019 focuses on capital gains tax

By   /  February 26, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, Explore - Finance-banking, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Finance 2019 focuses on capital gains tax

Source: Massey University Finance Minister Grant Robertson with chief executive of the Auckland Business Chamber and Massey University Vice-Chancellor Profssor Jan Thomas. Pictured at Eden Park for Finance 2019, the 11th annual event hosting New Zealand’s Minister for Finance. Finance Minister Grant Robertson gave a wide-reaching speech on the factors impacting the New Zealand economy […]

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Home affordability deteriorates, but not in most expensive regions

By   /  February 12, 2019  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, Explore - Property, FifthEstate1, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Home affordability deteriorates, but not in most expensive regions

Source: Massey University While there have been improvements in affordability in Central Otago Lakes and Auckland over the past 12 months, both regions are still ranked as the most unaffordable in New Zealand. Massey University’s latest Home Affordability Report shows a quarterly decline of 2.2 per cent in national affordability, driven by increases in median […]

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New Massey University portal tracks GDP in real time

By   /  December 17, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, College of Sciences, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, Explore - SCIENCES, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on New Massey University portal tracks GDP in real time

Source: Massey University The GDPLive portal provides real-time national, regional and industry GDP estimates and forecasts. Massey University has launched a real-time gross domestic product (GDP) tracker, which is believed to be the first of its kind in the world. Called GDPLive, the online portal uses  machine learning algorithms and the most up-to-date data possible, […]

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Healthcare funding analysis wins Research Translation Competition

By   /  November 13, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, College of Business, DJF, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, KB, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Healthcare funding analysis wins Research Translation Competition

Source: Massey University Professor Christoph Schumacher, winner of the 2018 Research Translation Competition. Massey Business School’s Professor Christoph Schumacher has won the 2018 Research Translation Competition for his summary of an academic paper about healthcare funding in New Zealand. The annual Massey Business School competition, which asks academics to explain their research in simple terms, […]

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Massey builds property expertise with relaunched foundation

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, College of Creative Arts, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, Explore - Finance-banking, Explore - Property, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Massey builds property expertise with relaunched foundation

Source: Massey University The Property Foundation chief executive and head of Massey’s property programme, Associate Professor Graham Squires, addresses industry at the foundation’s relaunch. Massey University is celebrating the 30th anniversary of its property foundation with a relaunch and  renewed sense of purpose. Rebranded as The Property Foundation at a gala event in Auckland last […]

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An alternative to KiwiBuild that makes economic sense

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, 24/7 News, College of Business, Education, Explore - BUSINESS, Explore - Economics, Explore - Property, Massey University, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, School of Economics and Finance, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on An alternative to KiwiBuild that makes economic sense

Source: Massey University KiwiBuild will transfer enormous wealth from the public to the lucky few, Dr Oscar Lau says. By Dr Oscar Lau The government claims that KiwiBuild homes will be sold “at cost”, implying the scheme will cost the public nothing after the homes are sold. This is misleading. The homes will be sold […]

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