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  • NZIER’s Shadow Board calls for tightening within the coming year 

    Research, New Zealand Institute of Economic (New Zealand Institute of Economic Research, 2021-07-12)
    There are growing calls amongst Shadow Board members for the Reserve Bank to tighten monetary policy given the pick-up in inflation pressures in the New Zealand economy. Many on the Shadow Board now see a tightening in monetary policy at the upcoming ...
  • NZIER Consensus Forecasts show weaker starting point for growth is not expected to persist 

    Research, New Zealand Institute of Economic (New Zealand Institute of Economic Research, 2021-06-14)
    The latest NZIER Consensus Forecasts (CF) show that beyond the weaker starting point for GDP growth, the near-term growth outlook has been revised up. On average, annual average growth in GDP is expected to reach 5 percent in March 2022. Across the ...
  • NZIER’s Shadow Board sees stronger case for tightening 

    Research, New Zealand Institute of Economic (New Zealand Institute of Economic Research, 2021-05-24)
    While Shadow Board members still considered current monetary settings as appropriate for the upcoming May meeting, attention turns to a tightening in monetary policy over the coming year. In the near term, members pointed to some uncertainty over how ...
  • NZIER’s Shadow Board calls for a ‘wait and see’ approach 

    Research, New Zealand Institute of Economic (New Zealand Institute of Economic Research, 2021-04-12)
    There remains a wide range of views amongst the Shadow Board members on what the Reserve Bank should do with monetary policy. The focus on the housing market has become more intense in recent months, and the recent announcements of policy measures to ...

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