News and commentary

Keep informed with news and analysis of topical policy issues from IGPS staff, our senior associates, and other researchers.

  • How to drop big money from NZ politics

    We have what could be a singular window of opportunity to crack down on political donations and strengthen our democracy, writes Simon Chapple.

  • Treaty breach on freshwater

    Mike Joy summarises his findings in support of Ngāti Raukawa's treaty claim, detailing the New Zealand Crown's failure to act as guardians of the freshwater systems in the lower western North Island.