Introduction to economic policies in New Zealand
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Published by Butterworths in Wellington .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • New Zealand.

Subjects:

  • Monetary policy -- New Zealand,
  • Fiscal policy -- New Zealand

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby A. H. Figge.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG1480.5 .F53 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 148 p.
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5451230M
ISBN 100409625728, 0409625736
LC Control Number73153268

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previous edition: Description: pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: Introduction to microeconomics / Gary Buurman --Circular flow and GDP / Leanne Smith --Introduction to macroeconomics / Gary Buurman --Economic growth in New Zealand / Stuart Birks --Structure of the agricultural sector / Robin Johnson --Policies . Genre/Form: Book: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Easton, B.H. Introduction to the New Zealand economy. St. Lucia, Queensland ; New York: University of. Introduction to the New Zealand economy -- New Zealand's long-term economic performance -- Global economic development -- Industrial development and policy -- Labour markets and policy -- International trade and capital flows -- Capital markets and monetary policy -- Government sector and fiscal policy -- Macroeconomic forecasting. Introduction to microeconomics / Gary Buurman --The circular flow & GDP / Leanne Smith --Introduction to macroeconomics / Gary Buurman --Economic growth in New Zealand / Stuart Birks --The structure of the agricultural sector / Robin Johnson --Policies for the agricultural sector / Robin Johnson --The structure of the manufacturing sector / Stuart Birks --Policies for the manufacturing sector / Stuart Birks --The service .

  Great series, I came across the book recently too. Adds some interesting detail. Revolution (part one) – Fortress New Zealand. Documentary series Revolution mapped the social and economic changes in New Zealand society in the s and early s. services produced in the New Zealand economy over a particular time period, say a year. However, GDP does not measure people’s wellbeing, happiness or wealth. In economics, there are various measures of performance or economic welfare but they are beyond the scope of this introductory book. GDP is discussed here because it is a reasonably. Economic policy. New Zealand has a successful economy. International rankings regularly put us near the top for competitiveness, economic freedom and ease of doing business. At the same time, New Zealand’s per capita incomes trail those of other developed countries. Our . The proverbial land of milk and honey, New Zealand’s exports account for nearly a third of the economy. A fifth of all exports are dairy products of one kind or another. But intensive agriculture has its environmental costs, and the government spends a significant amount of money supporting the industry.

However, New Zealand was hardly immune to economic trends found elsewhere. Data from Statistics New Zealand indicates that economic growth slowed from around 3% over the three years to % in the year to June Independent updates. Alongside the requirement for government to produce a Fiscal Strategy Report every year, the fiscal responsibility provisions also provide for regular independent reports by the degree of independence that Treasury has to produce these reports is unusual by international standards and a key feature of New Zealand's fiscal framework. An economic policy is a course of action that is intended to influence or control the behavior of the economy. Economic policies are typically implemented and administered by the government. Examples of economic policies include decisions made about government spending and taxation, about the redistribution of income from rich to poor, and about the supply of money.   An appreciation of the broader historical context is essential for a full understanding of the post reforms. The book investigates the major changes in New Zealand's political economy that have taken place during the twentieth century, focusing in particular on the post-war era. The period falls into two distinct epochs.