12 April 16
Around 10 to 15 percent of New Zealand families are stuck in persistent poverty that will keep them trapped there for years. Maxim Institute’s third report in its Heart of Poverty series focuses on the pathways leading those families into poverty, and what has been proven to help them walk out.
27 August 15
Maxim Institute Research Manager Dr Jane Silloway Smith welcomes the Health Select Committee’s response to the petition of Hon Maryan Street and the Voluntary Euthanasia Society. Over the past two years, she has led a research project looking at the long-term effects...
30 March 15
What is the bottom line standard of living we would expect any New Zealander to enjoy? Maxim Institute wants Kiwis to be given the chance to define a minimum “basket of goods,” establishing the bare necessities any of us would need to participate in New Zealand society.