Kiwi Economics

Kiwibank economists Jarrod Kerr, Jeremy Couchman and Mary Jo Vergara contribute regular articles to provide topical and unique insights into the New Zealand economy.  If you’re interested in receiving our economic updates delivered straight to your inbox, simply click here to sign up. Or follow us on Twitter: @kiwieconomics

Aotearoa avoided a technical recession, but the outlook is awkward.

It's one-way traffic in the housing market. Prices fall further.

Housing supply and demand: from famine to feast.


Our latest view on NZ's housing supply and demand and the housing market in general.

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The RBNZ strengthens their resolve to break the back of the inflation beast.

Another soggy month for the housing market.


Our take of the REINZ data report for July 2022.

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Wages are rising.


Our take of the June quarter 2022 labour market data.

Read more of the article "Wages are rising."