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Last updated on Monday 25 September 2017
Massey University's business experts are often sought out for their expertise and opinions on topical issues. Here are highlights of the latest interviews and commentary in the news.
Associate Professor David Tripe was interviewed on Radio NZ’s The Panel about the benefits and downsides of Sweden’s cashless society.
Dr Claire Matthews was interviewed on More FM about the importance of knowing your personal credit score.
Professor Jonathan Elms was interviewed for a TVNZ Late News story about the Commerce Commission’s report into online shopping complaints.
Radio NZ and Newstalk ZB ran stories about the new Hatch Youth programme to help young Pacific entrepreneurs; both mentioned the programme is in collaboration with Massey University.
Dr Matthews was also quoted in a Sunday Star-Times and stuff.co.nz tory about New Zealand First’s proposal to introduce a state-run Kiwisaver fund.
Dr Suze Wilson had an opinion piece on leadership and our political leaders published in Indian Newslink.
A series of articles about the various Wellington electorates featured in the Dominion Post were written by Massey journalism students. Postgraduate journalism students also produced a series of video stories for TVNZ’s new digital youth channel.
Dr Chris Galloway was interviewed on the AM Show about whether people make their voting decisions more on personality or policies.
Professor Malcolm wright was interviewed on Newstalk ZB’s Canterbury Mornings about the trustworthiness of political opinion polls.
Dr Andy Asquith was quoted in an article by Portuguese blogsite The Democrat about New Zealand politics and the general election.
Associate Professor Graham Squires was quoted in a stuff.co.nz and North Harbour News story about the seven-year leases being offered renters in Auckland’s new Hobsonville Point development.
A Dominion Post and stuff.co.nz article about the housing strategies of retirees discussed the Fin-Ed Centre’s Retirement Expenditure Guidelines.
Master of Management student Eloise Neeley was profiled in the Whangarei Leader and on stuff.co.nz because she want to help raise business education levels in Northland.
An NBR column about the impact a capital gains tax would have on the housing market discussed Massey’s Home Affordability Report.
Professor Tim Bentley and his research into New Zealand’s ageing workforce featured in a Northern Advocate article about age discrimination in the workplace.
Patricia Bossons was quoted in a NZ Business feature about MBA programmes and how they are changing to meet the needs of 21st century managers.
Business NZ also ran an article on the Franchising NZ 2017 report, authored by Dr Susan Flint-Hartle.