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

Regional economies thaw from Ice and spring into Fire

Moonage Daydream: RBNZ talks like a hawk, cries like a dove, and flies like a pigeon.

Sidestepping covid cases and the need to protect ya neck

Kiwibank Household Spending Tracker: June 2021 quarter

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The remarkable recovery resumed. Interest rate hikes even more likely.

Bewitched by the blood moon, our forecasts are up, so too are the RBNZ's hackles.

Heed the hawks: rate rises are coming, with mortgage fixing flow to follow.

The pathway to fiscal prudence is preferred.

Evidence of a slowing housing market is hard to find.