Working papers

These publications record events and/or the current state of play on a specific issue of interest, usually to help shape or inform an existing project.

Working Paper 2022/14 – Reviewing TCFD information in 2017–2021 reports of NZSX-listed companies

Part of the NZSX-listed series.

September 2022
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Working Paper 2022/13 – Analysis of COVID-19 wage subsidy in 2020 Annual Reports by NZSX-listed companies

Part of the NZSX-listed series.

(In progress)

Working Paper 2022/12 – Analysis of NZSX-listed companies in terms of market capitalisation and net assets in their 2018-2021 annual reports

Part of the NZSX-listed series.

(In progress)

Working Paper 2022/11 – Analysis of Non-IFRS information in 2020 Annual Reports by NZSX-listed companies

Part of the NZSX-listed series.

(In progress)

Working Paper 2022/09

(To be advised)

Working Paper 2022/07 – Analysis of Climate Change in Government Department Strategies as at 31 December 2021

Part of the GDS Index series.

(In progress)

Working Paper 2022/04 – Analysis of Government Department Strategies Between 1 July 1994 and 31 December 2021

Part of the GDS Index series.

(In progress)

Working Paper 2021/12 – Analysis of Non-IFRS information in 2020 Annual Reports by NZSX-listed companies

Note: This working paper has been moved to 2022.

Working Paper 2021/08 – Methodology for the 2021 Government Department Strategies Index Aotearoa New Zealand

Note: This working paper has been moved to 2022.

Working Paper 2021/07 – Scoping the use of the term ‘climate scenarios’ and other climate-related terms in Aotearoa New Zealand and international literature.

May 2022
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Appendix 1: Climate-related terms in Aotearoa New Zealand and international literature.
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Appendix 2: Climate Scenario Bibliography
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Background to Project ClimateChangeNZ

Working Paper 2021/05 – Climate Change Glossary

Note: This working paper has been combined into Working Paper 2021/07 – Scoping the use of the term ‘climate scenarios’ and other climate-related terms in Aotearoa New Zealand and international literature.

Working Paper 2021/03 – Analysis of Independent Bodies’ responses to Climate Change

Note: This working paper has been combined into Working Paper 2021/01 – Timeline of climate change institutions and instruments since 1980 and Discussion Paper 2022/01 – Establishing reference climate scenarios for Aotearoa New Zealand.

Working Paper 2021/02b – Analysis of Poverty in Government Department Strategies as at 31 December 2020

Note: This working paper has been moved to 2022.

Working Paper 2021/02 – List of Government Department Strategies as at 31 December 2020

April 2021
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Download (draft Excel of additions and deletions between 1 Jan 2019 and 31 Dec 2020, as at 1 Apr 2021)

Background to Project ClimateChangeNZ

Working Paper 2020/12 – An analysis of the responses to the 'Open Letter to District Health Boards (dated 25 March 2020)'

April 2021
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Note: Early drafts were circulated from early December 2020 and the working paper was then recirculated to DHBs for final comment. This is the final.

Schedule of DHB correspondence between 28 April 2020 and 17 September 2020.
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Excel of DHB stock data between April 2020 and 17 September 2020. This Excel is as at 19 March 2021.
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Background to Project PandemicNZ

2018/01 – NZSX-listed Company Tables

March 2018
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Supporting Paper 2018/01 – Methodology for Working Paper 2018/01
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Background to Project ReportingNZ

2011/20 – Foresight in New Zealand

December 2011
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Prepared for the International Conference on Strategic Foresight in National Government, held in Seoul on December 6–8, 2011.