News

08/12/2017

Murray Sherwin sets the scene at the 2017 GEN Conference -  “Responding to Global Challenges”.

23/11/2017

What did the Commission learn from its research into innovation?

14/10/2017

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?

12/09/2017

What would a low emissions economy look like for New Zealand?

09/08/2017

The Productivity Commission has published an issues paper for the inquiry into New Zealand's transition to a low emissions economy.

27/07/2017

The Productivity Commission is seeking submissions on its inquiry into measuing and improving state sector productivity.

12/07/2017

Paul Conway talks about productivity on the AM Show

22/06/2017

The Productivity Commission today congratulated the first cohort to graduate with the New Zealand Certificate in Regulatory Compliance (Core Knowledge).

01/06/2017

Productivity Commission inquiry into state sector productivity.   Minister Joyce announced the inquiry earlier today.

02/05/2017

The Minister for Climate Change Issues, Hon Paula Bennett, and the Minister of Finance, Hon Steven Joyce, today announced a new inquiry for the Productivity Commission into the opportunities and challenges of a transition to a lower net emissions economy for New Zealand.  The Ministers’ media release is here.  

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