Big Mac Index


The Economist's 'Big Mac Index' verdict on the NZ dollar

Fri 1 Feb 13

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Fast food fact: Kiwi dollar is far too cheap

Mon 20 Jul 2

It’s a familiar complaint, mainly from exporters, that the Kiwi dollar is overvalued. But not according to one long-standing measure: the Economist magazine’s Big Mac Index.

Described as a lighthearted guide to valuing currencies, the latest ranking shows the New Zealand currency is under-valued by 14%.

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