Opinion piece originally published in the NBR.
Productivity Commission kicks the tyres on our regulations; finds more regular maintenance needed.
Geoff Lewis talks about ways ICT can boost productivity in the services sector.
Murray Sherwin outlines why competition is important for the services sector and what the Commisssion recommends to boost competition.
The Productivity Commission is pleased to welcome Patrick Nolan on board as a Principal Advisor to the Economics and Research team.
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.
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).
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.
A version of this article appeared in Inside Tourism on 17 December. It is republished here with permission.