Train London

A barbaric experiment?

Arriving into the UK from New Zealand, the fear of entering a “Covid world” has proven unfounded. In England, more than 90% of adults have Covid antibodies either from vaccination or having had Covid-19. Read more

Lynne Mitchell - Informed Decisions Research
Insights Newsletter
17 September, 2021
Graeme Jarvis

Podcast: Eric Crampton speaks to Graeme Jarvis about Covid-19 medicines

Dr Eric Crampton speaks to Medicines New Zealand CEO Graeme Jarvis about therapeutic medicines that ca treat Covid-19, and when we might expect them to become available in New Zealand. To listen to our latest podcasts, please subscribe to The New Zealand Initiative podcast on iTunes, Spotify or The Podcast App. Read more

Dr Eric Crampton
Graeme Jarvis
Podcast
17 September, 2021
Cover Reforming Industrial Allocation v2

Submission: Reforming industrial allocation in the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme

The New Zealand Initiative supports the government’s commitments under the Paris Climate Agreement and to achieve net zero emissions of long-lived greenhouse gases from 2050. We consider the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme (“ETS”) is among the world’s leading cap-and-trade systems for reducing greenhouse gases. Read more

Matt Burgess
Submission
17 September, 2021
Cover Designing a Governance Framework

Submission: Designing a governance framework for the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme

The New Zealand Initiative supports the government’s emissions targets, including commitments under the Paris Climate Agreement and to net zero emissions of long-lived greenhouse gases from 2050. We consider the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme (“ETS”) is among the world’s leading cap-and-trade systems for reducing greenhouse gases. Read more

Matt Burgess
Submission
17 September, 2021
Fired v2

Podcast: David Law on the Government's unemployment insurance proposal

Dr David Law joins Ben Craven to discuss what we know about the Government’s plans for unemployment insurance, and what such a scheme could look like for New Zealanders. To listen to our latest podcasts, please subscribe to The New Zealand Initiative podcast on iTunes, Spotify or The Podcast App. Read more

Dr David Law
Podcast
10 September, 2021
covid NZ v2

Mike Hosking appraises Roger Partridge's NZ Herald article on the Ministry of Health and pandemic policy

On Newstalk ZB, Mike Hosking reviews Roger Partridge's latest NZ Herald article "Should the Ministry of Health be responsible for pandemic policy?" Roger highlights various studies that have called for a dedicated agency to manage New Zealand's pandemic response. The NZ Herald article "Should the Ministry of Health be responsible for pandemic policy? Read more

Roger Partridge
Newstalk ZB - Mike Hosking Breakfast
8 September, 2021

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