New Zealand Productivity Commission / Te Kōmihana Whai Hua o Aotearoa
- The Productivity Commission provides advice to the Government on improving productivity to support the wellbeing of New Zealanders, considering a wide range of communities of interest and population groups.
- Undertakes in-depth inquiries on topics provided by the Government (eg housing affordability, local government regulation), researches issues that help improve productivity, and promotes understanding of productivity issues.
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