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Reserve Bank’s debt to income limit proposals are flawed

Sunday, 13 August 2017, 9:54 pm | Tailrisk Economics

A report by Tailrisk Economics on the Reserve Bank’s justifications for possibly imposing debt to income (DTI) limits on housing lending, shows that that they are deeply flawed. The main problem is that the DTI is a crude tool that does not adequately ... More >>

Review shows Worksafe NZ/ ACC claims grossly exaggerated

Wednesday, 27 April 2016, 10:03 am | Tailrisk Economics

A review of the claims made by Worksafe NZ /ACC about New Zealand’s workplace deaths and serious accidents in a series of television advertisements shows that they were grossly exaggerated. It was stated that last year 23 thousand New Zealanders were ... More >>

Review finds fundamental flaws in TPPA economic analysis

Monday, 15 February 2016, 10:03 am | Tailrisk Economics

A Tailrisk Economics review of the MFAT assessment of the TPPA economic benefits found that there fundamental flaws in the modelling of key inputs. More >>

Benefits of Wellington airport extension overstated

Tuesday, 8 December 2015, 9:28 am | Tailrisk Economics

A review of the Wellington airport extension cost benefit analysis shows that the net economic benefits of $2090 million have been substantially overstated. More >>

Analyses Show Major Flaws in Earthquake Strengthening Regime

Wednesday, 2 April 2014, 1:39 pm | Tailrisk Economics

A report released today by a Wellington risk consultancy, Tailrisk Economics, finds that there are serious flaws in the way earthquake prone buildings are designated, which will have hugely detrimental effects on New Zealand’s economy, communities ... More >>

Towards a Rational Discussion On Earthquake Strengthening

Wednesday, 13 March 2013, 11:47 am | Tailrisk Economics

Towards a Rational Discussion Of Earthquake Strengthening Requirements: a critical analysis of the MBIE proposals More >>


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