The unemployment rate increasing to 5.9%.
Hours worked have been growing at fastest rate since the 1990s; will it continue, and what will the central bank do if it doesn't?
Rob Hosking gives his in-depth analysis on the big stories to watch out for this week on NBR Radio and on demand via MyNBR Radio.
The study surveyed 1300 Kiwi workers across 20 industry sectors on changes to the flexibility provisions in employment law introduced last year.
Transport commentator Matt Lowrie says fringe benefit tax on public transport is an active disincentive for employers to offer incentives such as monthly bus passes to employees.