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Seeking Net Zero: The Challenge and Opportunity of Climate Change
The Commission's Chair, Murray Sherwin, presented at the NZIER Annual Meeting on 28 August 2018 on our low-emissions economy inquiry.
2018 Productivity Hub Conference on Technological Change and Productivity
Can technologies be as disruptive to models of production as earlier industrial revolutions?
Improving the productivity of government services
What has the Productivity Commission found midway into its inquiry into state sector productivity?
The future of work: adaptability, resilience, and inclusion
Hon Grant Robertson presented a speech to the 2018 Productivity Conference on Technological Change and Productivity.
Murray Sherwin's speech to GEN Conference 2017
Murray Sherwin sets the scene at the 2017 GEN Conference - “Responding to Global Challenges”.
Competition and productivity: The New Zealand context
A quick perspective on productivity – what is it and why we should worry about it. How does competition influence our productivity performance? What do we know about competition in New Zealand?
Tertiary education speech, Canterbury
What can a five-year old Productivity Commission add to a thousand-year old institution? Murray Sherwin, UC Connect lecture.
Better regulation: What is it? Are we achieving it?
A New Zealand Perspective Speech to ANZSOG Annual Conference in Canberra.
Speech to Regulatory Reform conference, Canberra
From silos to systems: Some observations from across the ditch.Speech to the Regulatory Reform conference, Canberra.
Rethinking Local Government Conference 2013, Tauranga
The Commission presented their draft report, Towards Better Local Regulation, at the conference.