Articles tagged Fiscal Policy

For the convenience of subscribers, here's my weekend column in which I argue the Government should use its strong balance sheet and low borrowing costs to make millions of dollars in social investments that save everyone billions in the long run.

Prime Minister John Key has opened up the possibility the Government could campaign on the promise of tax cuts, saying there was room in the Budget outlook for surpluses after 2014/15 to give some sort of relief for middle-income earners.