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We are the logical economics partner for any organisation planning its cyclical response or strategic direction.  NZIER's experienced forecasting team looks at, and beyond, the next quarter and asks the important questions of the day.

Our commentary is based on analysis and robust frameworks, and draws on a wider team with deep and wide expertise in various fields of economics.

Members of NZIER have access to exclusive reports and data, including the long-running and highly respected Quarterly Predictions and the Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion.  Our members also enjoy direct access to our forecasting team for advice.

Members enjoy unlimited logins for all staff, at no extra cost.

We offer the following types of membership: 

All memberships renew after 12 months.

Our premium members receive services tailored to their business requirements, including industry or region-specific forecasts and commentary.

We will discuss your requirements with you and develop an individualised package that is suited to your business needs. See additional services below for further potential inclusions.

Premium members also receive all the benefits of standard membership.

The cost of premium membership is NZ$7,200 per year (plus GST).

Our standard membership package includes:

  • Electronic access, via our website, to Quarterly Predictions, Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion, CPI Forecasts Summary Table, and Consensus Forecasts
  • Access to NZIER staff members for clarification on forecasting matters or to seek information on other economic issues
  • Priority email notification of new material entered onto the members-only side of our website
  • Unlimited logins for all staff to access our membership portal
  • Attendance at NZIER's regular economic briefings in Auckland or Wellington
  • Attendance at NZIER's annual general meeting
  • Member-only webinars
  • Summaries following the release of key economic data
  • The opportunity to contribute suggestions on topics NZIER can provide research and thought leadership on in its Public Good programme.

The cost of standard membership is NZ$2,950 per year (plus GST).

Our overseas membership package includes:

  • Electronic access, via our website, to Quarterly predictions, Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion, CPI Forecasts Summary Table, and Consensus Forecasts
  • Maximum of three hours consultation time for clarification on forecasting matters or to seek information on other economic issues
  • Priority email notification of new material entered onto the members-only side of our website.

The cost of overseas membership is NZ$4,800 per year.

The following services are available to all members by arrangement and at additional cost, or they may be included in individualised packages for premium members:

  • tailored economic forecasts
  • regional QSBO data
  • expertise services
  • training in economic concepts
  • advice on how best to use economic forecasts
  • periodic in-house briefings and special briefings for guests.

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Heightened caution weighs on growth outlook - Quarterly Predictions, June 2024

Heightened caution weighs on growth outlook - Quarterly Predictions, June 2024

May 28, 2024 1 min read
NZIER’s QSBO shows business confidence waning in the face of weak demand, Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion - April 2024

NZIER’s QSBO shows business confidence waning in the face of weak demand, Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion - April 2024

April 09, 2024 1 min read
Inflation pressures are easing despite resilience in the New Zealand economy - Quarterly Predictions, March 2024

Inflation pressures are easing despite resilience in the New Zealand economy - Quarterly Predictions, March 2024

February 27, 2024 1 min read