Wednesday, September 20, 2023
NZCPR Newsletter: Opening the BooksLabels: 2023 General Election, Labour's recessionary policies, NZCPR Newsletter, PREFU
Back in 2017, when New Zealand’s economy was being described as a “rock star”, the opposition Labour Party railed against the role being played by immigration.
Figures at the time showed that under National, annual net migration had grown from just 5,000 in 2008, when they first took office, to 72,000, with Treasury forecasting the numbers would stabilise at around 50,000 a year.
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