Dr Oliver Hartwich

Victoria University public policy senior lecturer Sandra Grey says MMP was brought in to fix the broken system

Does MMP need fixing or do we need to grow into it?

Thu 5 Oct 4

Winston Peters yet again holds the balance of power but does that mean MMP is faulty or a sign it’s working?

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey

Another National MP's ballot bill under fire

Thu 25 Aug 6

But could it be welcome news for companies? With special feature audio.

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne

The great British sugar scam

Tue 5 Apr 4

OPINION: What could be more important than finally settling Britain’s uneasy relationship with Europe?

Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel (TV3)

Germany’s existential refugee crisis


If you are not religiously following the news from Europe, you would indeed be unaware of how dramatic the refugee crisis has become.


Oliver Hartwich talks about Germany's refugee crisis on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

New Zealand Initiative director Dr Oliver Hartwich

Editor's Insight: Special zone action plan shows way to the future

Mon 19 Oct

The biggest challenge for local and central government politicians over the next decade is not just to seek and gain power.


Nevil Gibson discusses his latest Editor's Insight on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.


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