News and commentary

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

  • Fonterra's $700 million bombshell

    Fonterra delaying the release of their annual financial results is a very bad sign, writes Peter Fraser. Has the dairy giant learned any lessons from its litany of recent mistakes?

  • More openness please, councilors

    Our local councils are missing the boat when it comes to getting citizens involved and taking advantage of democratic energy, writes Max Rashbrooke

  • Silver bullets won't kill NZ's cow problem

    Silver bullet "solutions" to methane emissions are about protecting the business-as-usual farming model, not about ecological sustainability or economic gains, write Peter Fraser and Mike Joy.