Tagged: Ministry of Business

thinkScience day at the Auckland Arts Festival - Infectious Thoughts

Siouxsie Wiles Mar 05, 2015

Saturday the 14th of March sees the debut of thinkScience*, a mini-festival of science being held as part of the Auckland Arts Festival family weekend and White Night. We may be starting small, but we have something for everyone! Interested in things that go whiz/bang or got any kids or grandkids that are? Then ‘Nanogirl’ Michelle Dickinson’s … Read More

The Christchurch Problem - The Dismal Science

Eric Crampton Jun 25, 2013

Want a single picture illustrating the problem with Christchurch's rental market? Thanks to a hard-working boffin at MBIE, here's a nice one.  I'd wondered whether the reported drop in the number of affordable rentals reported by MBIE was simply due to reduced availability across the board or whether it reflected a rightwards-shift in all rents. And so I … Read More