Kiwi Economics

Kiwibank economists Jarrod Kerr, Mary Jo Vergara, and Sabrina Delgado 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

A hawkish hold: unhelpful. The RBNZ is keen to flatten out market rates.

The Kiwi labour market is softening, following a recession. Unemployment will rise further.

Inflation continues to cool, but it pays to read the fine print.

Recreation over Retail


Kiwibank Household Spending Tracker: March 2024

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The post-election sugar hit to confidence has fizzled. Pessimism reigns over the year ahead.