About the Chair

The Chair in Public Finance conducts research on public finance to improve the quality of public policy in New Zealand and abroad.

The Chair in Public Finance was established in 2011 with the Wellington School of Business and Government in association with a number of external stakeholders. The Chair reports to an Advisory Board and works collaboratively with other researchers in the Business School and public finance specialists in New Zealand and Overseas.

The Chair in Public Finance is supported by an Advisory Board which includes senior representatives from the University, partner and sponsoring organisations. The role of the Board is to advise and support on the research work programme of the Chair, links with key stakeholders, policy, and public engagement initiatives and the financial underpinning of the Chair.

The CPF reports regularly to the Advisory Board. The Board consists of the following members:

For a more detailed profile on Norman Gemmell visit the Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington’s meet our researchers page.  Norman Gemmell's CV can be found here.