Research Papers

This page lists Commission research papers and working papers. Research papers set out an official Commission viewpoint.Working papers contain the views of the individual author/s.

Date Title Author
14/11/2018 A Note on Construction Worker Migration to New Zealand 1962-2018 Andrew Coleman; Özer Karagedikli
05/07/2018 Getting under the hood: Insights from Recent Firm-level Productivity Research in New Zealand Productivity Commission, the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE), Statistics New Zealand, and the Treasury.
28/06/2018 Can the kiwi fly? Achieving productivity lift off in New Zealand Paul Conway
01/05/2018 Effective Marginal Tax Rates: The New Zealand case 2018/01 Dr Patrick Nolan
20/03/2018 The Labour Income Share in New Zealand: An Update 2018/1 Huon Fraser
22/02/2018 Absorptive Capacity in NZ Firms: measurement and importance 18-01 Richard Harris and Trinh Le
01/01/2018 Residential construction and population growth in New Zealand: 1996-2016 Andrew Coleman and Özer Karagedikli
23/11/2017 Innovation and the performance of New Zealand firms Simon Wakeman and Paul Conway
23/11/2017 The impact of R&D grants on the performance of New Zealand firms Simon Wakeman
01/11/2017 Estimating Quality-Adjusted Productivity In Tertiary Education: Methods and Evidence for New Zealand 17/2017 Norman Gemmell, Patrick Nolan and Grant Scobie