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Treasury releases June working papers

Treasury releases June working papers

The Treasury today released thirteen new working papers in the June instalment of its Working Papers series.

This quarter’s set of papers includes:

Geography, Trade and Growth: Problems and Possibilities for the New Zealand Economy (Paper 03/03) Demographic Change and New Zealand’s Economic Growth (Paper 03/04) The Built-in Flexibility of Income and Consumption Taxes in New Zealand (Paper 03/05) Productivity in New Zealand 1988 to 2002 (Paper 03/06) Can Population Projections be used for Sensitivity Tests on Policy Models? (Paper 03/07) Labour Supply Incentives in Alternative Tax and Transfer Schemes: A Diagrammatic Introduction (Paper 03/08) The Impact of Monetary Policy on New Zealand Business Cycles and Inflation Variability (Paper 03/09) Population Ageing in New Zealand: Implications for Living Standards and the Optimal Rate of Saving (Paper 03/10) Taxation, Reranking and Equivalence Scales (Paper 03/11) Productivity Measurement: Alternative Approaches and Estimates (Paper 03/12) Wage and Employment Rates in New Zealand from 1991 to 2001 (Paper 03/13) Fiscal Policy, Growth and Convergence in Europe (Paper 03/14) Modelling the Effect of Population Ageing on Government Social Expenditure (Paper 03/15)

A full list of the abstracts from the thirteen papers follows.

The papers can all be found at http://www.treasury.govt.nz/workingpapers.

The Treasury Working Papers series contains work in progress on a variety of economic and financial issues. The series aims to help to increase understanding of Treasury and its work, and to make this work available to a larger audience. The working papers build internal capability, as well as generating more informed debate on key issues. The series has been running since 1998.

The views expressed in the Working Papers are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the New Zealand Treasury. The papers are presented not as policy, but with a view to inform and stimulate wider debate.

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