Gael Price

Policy Research and Development Team
Gael Price


Gael is Manager of the Policy Research and Development team in the Economics Department. Since joining the Bank in 2010, she has worked in a range of research and policy roles, including in monetary policy forecasting and financial system policy. In 2019 Gael was seconded for six months to Stats NZ, where she managed the team that produces the Consumers Price Index. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Administration (Hons) in Economics from Victoria University of Wellington.

Current research interests:

  • Macro policy and the Māori economy
  • Central bank communication
  • Understanding and measuring labour market tightness
  • Dual mandates in monetary policy
  • Strategic research: making new ideas effective in policy

Recent publications: