May 30, 2019

Wellbeing Budget 2019 - first impressions

Now the embargo is lifted on the first ever wellbeing budget, BERL will be analysing the numbers and explaining what it means in plain English.

Fresh from the media lockup, our team are here to share their insights. Chief Economist Ganesh Nana, Senior Economist Nick Robertson, and Senior Researcher Amanda Reid discuss their impressions of the budget. Will it result in an improvement in the wellbeing of New Zealanders? How will the business community react? Is it transformational?