Productivity and the Public Sector

IPANZ hosted Dr Ganesh Nana, Chair of the Productivity Commission for a lunchtime session about public sector productivity.

Key take-outs from the session included:

  • government productivity should support improvements to the overall wellbeing of New Zealanders,
  • public sector productivity matters because it -
    • gives governments more choices
    • ensures sustainable public services
    • improves the quality of public services
    • lifts economy-wide productivity
    • delivers wellbeing

You can view his slides below -