News

29/06/2011

Housing affordability in New Zealand comes under the spotlight as the newly established Productivity Commission releases its first Issues Paper today.

28/04/2011

This update provides a high-level overview about the newly opened New Zealand Productivity Commission.

07/04/2011

The Director-General of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Murray Sherwin, will chair the soon-to-be-established New Zealand Productivity Commission, Finance Minister Bill English and Regulatory Reform Minister Rodney Hide announced today.

26/03/2011

The Chair of the New Zealand Productivity Commission, Murray Sherwin, today announced the first senior appointments to the staff of the new Productivity Commission.

22/03/2011

The new Productivity Commission’s first two inquiries will be into Housing Affordability and International Freight Services - two areas that have a bearing on New Zealand’s international competitiveness, Finance Minister Bill English and Regulatory Reform Minister Rodney Hide say.