17 Mar 2017

Economists optimistic despite poor GDP figures

From Morning Report, 8:10 am on 17 March 2017

Economic growth was lower than expected in the final quarter of last year, and the value of exported goods suffered its sharpest quarterly fall in the past 25 years.

Despite that, economists remain relatively optimistic about future growth. RNZ economics correspondent Patrick O'Meara delves into the figures.