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Analysis by Keith Rankin. From 1986 until the beginning of 2016, Statistics New Zealand, through the Household Labour Force Survey, collected data on people “not...

Analysis by Keith Rankin. The current account of the balance of payments is a measure of a country’s level of financial imbalance. For the world...

Headline: Chart for this Month: Immigration Analysis: by Keith Rankin We hear constantly about record levels of immigration into New Zealand, and claims that...

Analysis by Keith Rankin. The official New Zealand income tax scale has four 'marginal' tax-rates: 10.5 percent; 17.5 percent; 30 percent and 33 percent. That...

Analysis by Keith Rankin. It's widely accepted that the four principal macroeconomic performance goals for a country are: sustainable economic growth, low unemployment, low inflation, and...

Economic Analysis by Keith Rankin. Public Equity In a series of recent articles, a book-chapter, and a presentation to the New Zealand Fabian Society, I have...

Article by Keith Rankin. The Nation on Saturday (4 June), ran a panel interview (including Phil Goff and Winston Peters) about where and when Auckland's main...

Analysis by Keith Rankin. The most common way to represent a country's prosperity is through Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per capita. While this measure has its...

Analysis by Keith Rankin. April 19, 2016. The unauthorised release of the Mossack Fonseca papers has focussed our minds on the tax-avoidance of the privileged...

Analysis by Keith Rankin. I am worried that too much of the recent talk around the introduction of a universal basic income has been unhelpful....