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 Authorsort descending
18/04/2016 Productivity Symposium transcript
29/06/2015 The impact of R&D subsidy on innovation: a study of New Zealand firms Motu Working Paper 15-08 Adam Jaffe and Trinh Le
16/04/2014 An international perspective on the New Zealand productivity paradox WP 2014/1 Alain de Serres, Naomitsu Yashiro and Hervé Boulhol, OECD Economics Department
01/01/2018 Residential construction and population growth in New Zealand: 1996-2016 Andrew Coleman and Özer Karagedikli
14/11/2018 A Note on Construction Worker Migration to New Zealand 1962-2018 Andrew Coleman; Özer Karagedikli
29/05/2015 New Zealand’s productivity growth: Component and industry decompositions RN 2015/2 Athene Laws and Lisa Meehan
14/02/2019 Growing the digital economy in Australia and New Zealand Australian and New Zealand Productivity Commissions
24/12/2018 Productivity in developed Asia-Pacific and Turkey: A firm-level perspective Australian Dept. of Industry and Science, Japan Productivity Center, New Zealand Productivity Commission, Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
01/06/2017 Social sector productivity: a task perspective 2017/01 Danijela Tavich
16/07/2013 Housing affordability in New Zealand: Evidence from household surveys NZTWP 13/14 David Law and Lisa Meehan