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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    The Spatial Impact Of Local Infrastructural Investment In New Zealand

    In this paper the authors estimate the impact of local authority infrastructure spending in New Zealand using spatial econometric modelling, with the infrastructure spending itself endogenously determined. Utilizing data from the New Zealand Census and Local Authorities Finance data (1991-2008), aggregated to functional labour market areas, they formulate a simultaneous...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    The Impact Of Immigration On The Labour Market Outcomes Of New Zealanders

    This paper uses data from the 1996, 2001 and 2006 New Zealand Census to examine how the supply of immigrants in particular skill-groups affects the employment and wages of the New Zealand-born and of earlier migrants. The authors first estimate simple CES production functions that allow for substitutability between workers...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    The Impact Of Immigration On The Labour Market Outcomes Of New Zealanders

    This paper uses data from the 1996, 2001 and 2006 New Zealand Census to examine how the supply of immigrants in particular skill-groups affects the employment and wages of the New Zealand-born and of earlier migrants. The authors first estimate simple CES production functions that allow for substitutability between workers...

    Provided By MOTU

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    The Spatial Impact Of Local Infrastructural Investment In New Zealand

    In this paper the authors estimate the impact of local authority infrastructure spending in New Zealand using spatial econometric modelling, with the infrastructure spending itself endogenously determined. Utilizing data from the New Zealand Census and Local Authorities Finance data (1991-2008), aggregated to functional labour market areas, they formulate a simultaneous...

    Provided By MOTU