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Durable policy approaches: Framework development and brief literature review
(New Zealand Institute of Economic Research, 2016-06-30)
Developing durable policy approaches consistently as possible is the holy grail of policy advising. Having a stock of policy interventions that provide consistent guidance and governance to New Zealanders as they conduct their commercial and social ...
Assessing the stock of regulation: A tool for regulatory stewards
(New Zealand Institute of Economic Research, 2016-05-30)
New Zealand, like other OECD countries, has been active in developing a regulatory management system since the mid-1980s but the prime focus has been posing ‘big policy’ questions to review the flow of new laws and regulations through tools such as ...
Regulatory management toolkit
(New Zealand Institute of Economic Research, 2019-12-30)
Regulatory management refers to the systematic appraisal of the impacts of proposed legislative rules and the sustained maintenance of existing laws and regulations. Regulation, used here in the broad sense of the verb ‘to regulate’, means the use of ...
NZ’s cannabis referendum 2020: Some facts and recommendations about the process of cannabis legalisation
(New Zealand Institute of Economic Research, 2020-04-30)
New Zealanders will vote in a referendum this year on whether to legalise cannabis. They will be asked whether they approve of a draft Bill that the Government is preparing. Our work in 2016 highlighted that legalisation, combined with heavy taxation, ...