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Analysis by Keith Rankin A Universal Basic Income in New Zealand? Concept A Universal Basic Income represents, at its core, two things: an unconditional publicly-sourced income payable...

Analysis by Keith Rankin. My 'most important New Zealander' of the twentieth century is Michael Joseph Savage, one of many single men who migrated from...

Economic analysis by Keith Rankin. This analysis was also published on TheDailyBlog.co.nz Popular wisdom has it that low interest rates create or exacerbate house-price bubbles. Yet...

Feature article by Keith Rankin. This article was also published on TheDailyBlog.co.nz. While the Greek debt crisis was dominating the world news in late June and...

Economic analysis by Keith Rankin. On 30 September I published a chart showing twenty-year averages of the private-sector and public-sector financial balances in a wide...

Feature by Keith Rankin. This article was also published on TheDailyBlog.co.nz. Chris Trotter last week (Capitalism Kills: Why, for the Right, the Left is always...

Analysis by Keith Rankin. This week's chart looks at decadal rather than annual inflation. With Statistics New Zealand last year celebrating the centenary of the Consumers...

Opinion by Keith Rankin. This article was also published on TheDailyBlog.co.nz. When scary things happen that we don't understand, in France or elsewhere, we seem determined...

Analysis by Keith Rankin. Weaker than in the Naughties. This week's chart is drawn from the same set of data as last weeks. However, instead of simply...

Analysis by Keith Rankin. This article was also published on TheDailyBlog.co.nz. Every now and again we see former Act leader, Dr Jamie Whyte, popping up...