It’s going to take a lot more than some aspirational statements and $2b to get to 100% renewable electricity.
‘All models are wrong, but some are useful.’
-George E.P. Box, Statistician
Economics is a social science that is heavily reliant on theoretical models. So, much is open to debate, even among experts.
It may buy votes but doesn’t much help the needy afford food.
$400 million fund to help make homes affordable is not meeting objectives.
RBNZ holds 5.5% interest rate and explores digital currency further. Consumer prices rise while milk and property prices drop.
Inflation and cost of living biggest concerns for Kiwis.
If NZ decides to “tax the rich”, there is still the question of how.
National’s agricultural emissions policy garners support from farmers and biotech firms.
Realistic or Fantasy Island?