Māori Economy

Māori contribute $1.4 billion to the Waikato economy

Wednesday November 19, 2014 Hillmare Schulze

BERL was commissioned by Te Puni Kōkiri, Waikato Regional Council and Federation of Māori Authorities to complete an economic analysis of Māori contribution to the Waikato region. This research was presented at a Māori economic development workshop in Hamilton on 11 November 2014.

BERL working with Māori

Tuesday September 30, 2014

From the beginnings of FoMA to the detailing of the latest progress in Māori economic opportunities, BERL continues to contribute economic advice and expertise to a range of Māori organisations in their journey developing and growing their wealth base.

The Maori Economy - A sleeping giant about to awaken?

Wednesday December 22, 2010

Today the Maori economy is an integral part of the New Zealand economy and spans several industries. The BERL model of the Maori economy has identified 16 key industries. However traditionally, conversations about the Maori economy are focussed around the 3 F’s – namely Fisheries, Forestry and Farming.