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Democracy now: the public sector needs to be reformed

Roger Dennis
Tue, 20 Oct 2020

Roger Dennis
Tue, 20 Oct 2020
Earthquakes.Wildfires.Terror attacks.A pandemic. Life in New Zealand isn’t what it used to be.While some people hope things will ‘calm’ down, the rate of change is likely to increase. More volatility is on the way, caused by automation, global warming, inequality, and geopolitical tension.The challenge is that none of these changes will happen sequentially – they will be unpredictable, may occur simultaneously and are likely to exacerbate further changes. Much like a pandemic, it’s possible to know something i...

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