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Will the economy will get better, worse or stay the same over the next 12 months? Each month, our Chief Economist, Tony Alexander, asks this question to subscribers of his weekly overview. Read Tony's summary of their responses in the latest Confidence Survey – or download a past issue.

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BNZ Markets Outlook

Get the latest news on the New Zealand economy and global markets in our weekly BNZ Markets Outlook. Each issue covers a range of topics, including domestic interest rates, the foreign exchange market and upcoming events.

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Monday 6 July 2015

NZ Dutch Disease in Reverse

The Greek populace has spoken. It has essentially voted against the latest demands, and associated financial support, from the so-called troika (European Commission, ECB and IMF). The ball is now firmly in the troika’s court and markets will be hanging off their every word hence. It’s a high stakes game. And not just for Greece. The Eurozone policymakers will be conscious of the example that Greece might set for other member countries, as credibility of the whole Eurozone project comes under greater scrutiny.

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