The Institute for Governance and Policy Studies (IGPS) aims to lift environmental, social and economic outcomes for all New Zealanders via good public policy.

Our goal is to contribute to improving New Zealanders’ lives. Our researchers engage with New Zealand’s policy-making process and work with people to make New Zealand a better place environmentally, socially and economically.

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  • Apocalypse Cow: Why has Fonterra failed?

    Can Fonterra survive -- and should policy makers even care? Industry commentator Peter Fraser explores why the one stop dairy shop dream is over.

    Venue: Old Government Building Lecture Theatre 3 (GBLT3)

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