More to New Zealand’s budget than good vibes

More to New Zealand’s budget than good vibes
Jacinda Ardern, the prime minister of New Zealand, whose ‘wellbeing budget’ measures growth using metrics that echo the work of some of the world’s foremost economists PIc: Bloomberg

We might draw a few lessons from the Kiwis’ upcoming ‘wellbeing budget’

New Zealand and Ireland have much in common: English-speaking island countries of 4.8 million people, with strong agricultural sectors, spectacular scenery and housing crises. And we each have an interest in leprechaun economics.

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