4 Mar 2021

Less emotion more hard data to drive economic policy

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 1:33 pm on 4 March 2021

An Otago University senior economics lecturer believes there is too much emotion driving key economic policy decisions from the government. 

Dr Dennis Wesselbaum explains to Jesse that policy makers are largely not qualified in economics with one senior team member holding a PhD in geography. 

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