News

21/03/2014

Opinion piece originally published in the NBR.

13/03/2014

Productivity Commission kicks the tyres on our regulations; finds more regular maintenance needed.

07/03/2014

Geoff Lewis talks about ways ICT can boost productivity in the services sector.

27/02/2014

Murray Sherwin outlines why competition is important for the services sector and what the Commisssion recommends to boost competition.

03/02/2014

The Productivity Commission is pleased to welcome Patrick Nolan on board as a Principal Advisor to the Economics and Research team.

29/01/2014

The Productivity Commission has released its draft recommendations on how to increase competition and the use of information and communications technology (ICT) in New Zealand’s service industries.

16/01/2014

The Productivity Commission has entered into a multi-year research partnership with Motu Economic and Public Policy Research to extend the use of Statistics NZ's Longitudinal Business Database (LBD).

19/12/2013

Low investment in capital and inefficient use of both capital and labour contribute to the productivity shortfall in New Zealand industries compared to their Australian counterparts.

17/12/2013

A version of this article appeared in Inside Tourism on 17 December. It is republished here with permission.