News

15/05/2019

Ideas and debates supporting the Technological change and future of work inquiry.

18/04/2019

Today we release our issues paper and invite you to participate in our inquiry into Technological change and the future of work.

15/04/2019

Thanks to all our submitters and those who have met with us to provide information and feedback on our issues paper. Our draft report will be released at the end of June after which we will again be welcoming submissions.

11/03/2019

“The way to grow our already burgeoning digital economy is to find and support innovative local entrepreneurs” says Richard MacManus. But that raises two questions: what is the digital economy? And having decided that, what is the best way to grow it?  The Australian and New Zealand Prime Ministers asked these questions of the two countries’ Productivity Commissions.

09/03/2019

How a country’s labour market performs has a huge bearing on its overall productivity and wellbeing.

28/02/2019

The Government has asked the Productivity Commission to examine and report on Technological change, disruption and the future of workMinister Robertson announced the Commission’s new topic at the Work in Progress Conference today.

27/02/2019

Last week, Stats NZ released its latest annual set of productivity statistics (see here).

14/02/2019

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18/12/2018

The State Services Commission has conducted an inquiry into the use of external security consultants. 

12/12/2018

Consultation and engagement for our Local government funding and financing inquiry is underway.