Category Archives: New Zealand

Now a Trade Partnership with Africa?

A few days ago, the United States reached agreement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) with eleven other nations (see list in tables below). Here is how the Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) describes the TPP on its web page: … Continue reading

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New Zealand: Population Growth Lowest in Ten Years

Geoff Bascand, Government Statistician in New Zealand, issued the following media release yesterday. In addition to the same demographic challenges faced by the United States and other developed economies, New Zealand also has to contend with net outmigration (more people leaving than entering … Continue reading

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