SOEs

David Shearer says he won’t rule out buying back shares in state-owned power companies sold by the government. He won’t rule it in, either. Why? Does he need to consult […]

The past week has illustrated in clear terms the New Zealand Labour party’s decline as an effective opposition party. In the opening moments of election year 2011, John Key has […]

Out-perform the private sector or join it. This is the ultimatum I’m reading into Simon Power’s letter to SOE chairs. I think it’s entirely right for the government to expect […]