Browsing by Subject "business surveys"

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  • Architects as nowcasters of housing construction

    Holmes, Mark J.; Mitchell, James; Silverstone, Brian (Sage Publications, 2009)
    For more than four decades, the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZIER) has conducted a two-question, quarterly survey of architect forecasts of public and private sector construction expenditure. This qualitative ...
  • Bibliography of research using the NZIER’s quarterly survey of business opinion

    Buckle, Robert A.; Silverstone, Brian (University of Waikato, 2011-06)
    The New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZIER) has conducted and published a quarterly survey of business opinion continuously, and with largely unchanged questions, since June 1961. The Institute’s Quarterly Survey ...
  • Insights into business confidence from firm-level panel data

    Silverstone, Brian; Mitchell, James (Department of Economics, University of Waikato, 2005-12)
    Business confidence announcements attract widespread attention, yet relatively little is known about the series itself. What, for example, does an improvement or deterioration in business confidence mean? We consider this ...
  • Respondent dynamics within the NZIER survey of business opinion: An introductory perspective

    Silverstone, Brian (Department of Economics, University of Waikato, 2000-11)
    This paper considers respondent dynamics within the NZIER quarterly survey of business opinion. The paper concentrates mainly on the potential usefulness of matched and individual survey responses with particular reference ...