Global economy: The chances of recession

Fri 12 Feb

A recent Financial Times survey put the chances of a US recession at 20% this year

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler (Photo: Rob Hosking)

Reserve Bank speech: Wheeler to defend position

Tue 2 Feb

It isn't at all clear the Reserve Bank should have cut rates more aggressively. With special audio feature.

CRAIG EBERT: ‘If two-thirds of the economy can keep expanding at a solid clip, then there is a good chance overall GDP growth can post solid rates of growth’

‘Solid’ economic outlook for year

Fri 29 Jan

New Zealand starts the year with a strange mix of strong domestic economic signals and more dubious noises from offshore.


3-D economics: debt, deflation and demographics

Fri 22 Jan

Investors should prepare for a period of ‘lowflation’ accompanied by relatively solid business and consumer confidence


Macroeconomic round up: Oil continues its decline

Fri 22 Jan

Jason Walls breaks down the week's biggest news in macroeconomics. With special audio feature.

First NZ Capital director of economics and strategy Chris Green

Market reaction to China’s GDP data muted

Wed 20 Jan

The kiwi dollar dropped slightly against the greenback and the NZX made no noticeable change. With special audio feature.


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