A quick look over the neighbour's fence : New Zealand and Australia compared

Release date
Vol. 61. No. 1. March 1998
Anne-Marie Brook
In the quest to understand the New Zealand economy better, it can be instructive to take a comparative look at other economies. By identifying similarities and differences and asking what lies behind them, we can cast light on the factors that have been shaping economic developments here in New Zealand. The obvious first place to look is at our nearest neighbour, Australia.