With food price inflation showing no signs of slowing down, a balanced diet may soon be out of reach for many Kiwis.

Low-income New Zealanders are stuck at the mercy of inflation, and increasing rental prices. Is there any chance of them owning their own home amidst this housing crisis?

Young New Zealander’s are only accustomed to low levels of inflation. So how will they fare with the expected increases to inflation coming?

BERL is the leading provider of a broad range of economic research, analysis, advice and consultancy for business enterprises, organisations, iwi, institutions, community groups, industry associations and public sector clients in New Zealand.

Our latest mahi


BERL’s expert evidence showed that the Teaching Council did not follow a proper process when it decided to make certification of teachers an annual requirement.


BERL research for APEC to inform and support statisticians, researchers and policy makers within the APEC region to understand and value Indigenous economies.

Our latest pro bono


A series that shares the common themes that were discussed at our green pro bono focus groups.


Our final article in our pro-bono series on kaupapa, accountability, and value takes a look back.