BWB Texts: Economic Futures

Bridget Williams Books

Get up-to-speed with some of the biggest challenges facing New Zealand with this bundle of high-profile BWB Texts.

These four works are combined into one easy-to-read e-book, available direct and DRM-free from our website or from international e-book retailers.

Seventy-five years after Labour’s social security reforms of the 1930s, Paul Dalziel and Caroline Saunders argue in Wellbeing Economics it is time for a major shift in New Zealand’s economic perspective.

In Growing Apart, Shamubeel Eaqub highlights the changing economic fortunes of people in different parts of New Zealand – the growing gaps between our regions.

Max Rashbrooke’s The Inequality Debate provides a succinct introduction to income inequality in New Zealand using the latest data.

The meaning of The Piketty Phenomenon for New Zealand is explored by a diverse range of economists and commentators addressing the relevance of Thomas Piketty’s ‘Capital in the Twenty-First Century’.

What are BWB Texts?

BWB Texts are short books on big subjects by great New Zealand writers. Commissioned as short digital-first works, BWB Texts unlock diverse stories, insights and analysis from the best of our past, present and future New Zealand writing.

Available in ebook format from booksellers and using the ‘buy’ button on the left. In addition to major retailers, the ebook is available direct (select 'Bridget Williams Books' on the pop-up menu) in formats to suit all reading devices. Purchasing the ebook direct will provide you with access via email to a bundle of DRM-free files. Please contact us at support@bwb.co.nz for assistance.

$12.99