NIDEA undertakes research at the interface of population and economics to help inform choices and responses to the demographic, social and economic interactions that are shaping New Zealand's future.

  • Past research on the impact of international migration on house prices: Implications for Auckland

    Cochrane, W; Poot, J (Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE), 2016)
    While conducting a strategic review of the New Zealand immigration system in terms of assessing its contribution to economic growth, the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE) noted that “some people are of ...
  • Te ao hurihuri : iwi identification in the census

    Kukutai, Tahu; Rarere, Moana (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2015)
    As the flagship of official statistics, the national population census is an important forum for the recognition of indigenous peoples in their homelands and territories (United Nations, 2008). While most governments ...
  • Northland Region and its territorial authorities: Demographic profile 1986-2031

    Jackson, Natalie (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2014)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in the Northland Region, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Waitomo District: Demographic profile 1986-2031

    Jackson, Natalie; Pawar, Shefali (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2014)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in Waitomo Region, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Western Bay of Plenty District: Demographic Profile 1986 - 2031

    Jackson, Natalie; Rarere, Moana (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2014-05)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in Western Bay of Plenty District, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Te Ao Hurihuri population: Past, present & future

    Kukutai, Tahu; Rarere, Moana (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2014-07)
    The NIDEA Te Ao Hurihuri series uses data from the New Zealand Census of Population and Dwellings to examine key aspects of Maori population change.
  • Living alone as a lifestyle among older people in New Zealand

    Koopman-Boyden, Peggy G.; Moosa, Sheena (2014)
    This paper discusses living alone as a lifestyle among older people in New Zealand, including population trends and living a meaningful life.
  • Hawke's Bay Region: Demographic Profile 1986 - 2031

    Jackson, Natalie (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2012-02)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in Hawke's Bay Region, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Napier City: Demographic Profile 1986 - 2031

    Jackson, Natalie (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2011-11)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in Napier, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Hastings District: Demographic Profile 1986 - 2031

    Jackson, Natalie (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2011-11)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in Hastings, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Bay of Plenty Region and its Territorial Authorities: Demographic Profile 1986 - 2031

    Jackson, Natalie; Rarere, Moana; Pawar, Shefali (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2013-12)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in Bay of Plenty Region, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Waikato Region and Districts: Demographic Profile 1986 - 2031

    Jackson, Natalie; Pawar, Shefali (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis, 2013-07)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in Waikato Region, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Waipa District: Demographic Profile 1986 - 2031

    Jackson, Natalie; Pawar, Shefali (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2013-03)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in Waipa District, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • Matamata Piako District: Demographic Profile 1986 - 2031

    Jackson, Natalie; Pawar, Shefali (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2013-03)
    This report outlines the demographic changes that have occurred in Matamata -Piako District, as well as what trends are expected in the future.
  • The impact of immigration on international trade: a meta‐analysis

    Genc, Murat; Gheasi, Masood; Nijkamp, Peter; Poot, Jacques (2011)
    Since the early 1990s many studies have been conducted on the impact of international migration on international trade, predominantly from the host country perspective. Because most studies have adopted broadly the same ...
  • Family–work dilemma of female migrants: patterns and strategies

    Foroutan, Yaghoob (Routledge, 2013)
    Focusing on the differentials associated with migrants’ region of origin, this paper examines the effects of family structure on women’s work. This analysis aims to provide empirical evidence to shed further light on the ...
  • Development Impacts of Seasonal and Temporary Migration: A Review of Evidence from the Pacific and Southeast Asia

    Gibson, John; McKenzie, David; Rohorua, Halahingano Tu'akolo Siufanga (Wiley, 2013)
    Seasonal and temporary migration programs are widely used around the world, yet there is scant evidence as to their development impacts. Absent such evidence, it is difficult to evaluate whether the proliferation of temporary ...
  • The impact of cultural diversity on firm innovation: evidence from Dutch micro-data

    Ozgen, Ceren; Nijkamp, Peter; Poot, Jacques (Springer, 2013)
    An important question for firms and policy makers is whether the recruitment of foreign workers can boost innovation. Migration studies have demonstrated positive economic impacts of cultural diversity on productivity and ...
  • Attracting global talent and then what? Overeducated immigrants in the United States

    Beckhusen, Julia; Florax, Raymond J. G. M.; Poot, Jacques; Waldorf, Brigitte S. (Wiley, 2013)
    This research assesses the prevalence and determinants of job–education mismatches among male immigrants in the United States between 1980 and 2009. The results suggest that educational attainment levels do not match ...
  • Auckland Region - Socio-Demographic Profile 1986-2031

    Jackson, Natalie (National Institute of Demographic and Economic Analysis (NIDEA), 2012)
    This report outlines the socio-demographic changes that have occurred in Auckland, as well as what trends are expected in the future.

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