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2019 Sir John Graham Lecture | Save the Date


OUR 2019 LECTURE DELIVERED BY: Professor Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela Stellenbosch University Friday, 5 July | Pullman Hotel Auckland     Currently…

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The $64,000 question

By Julian Wood


As my colleague discussed in a recent column, we have to be careful that our desire to punish offenders and…

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Does punishment prevent crime?

By Jeremy Vargo


Benjamin Franklin once wrote to a friend that “in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and…

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Submission: The End of Life Choice Bill

By Danielle van Dalen


We are opposed to the End of Life Choice Bill. The dangers of this Bill lie at its very core…

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Three strikes, out

By Alex Penk


The “Three Strikes” legislation is going to be struck out. The new Government has promised to repeal the law in…

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Disagreeing well

Disagreeing well

By Alex Penk


The sudden death of US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has sparked a response that caught my attention. After news…

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Family at the heart of social policy

Family at the heart of social policy

By Kieran Madden


It takes a family to raise a child. While the short-hand term “child poverty” is much easier to express than…

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Blunt tools

Blunt tools


Social Justice Minister Paula Bennett announced a raft of proposed legislation this week aimed at protecting children from abuse. The…

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MMP Review a crushing disappointment

MMP Review a crushing disappointment

By Keiran Madden


Justice Minister Judith Collins recently dismissed adopting any of the changes to our electoral system recommended by the Electoral Commission’s…

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Guest Book Review: The Spirit Level

Guest Book Review: The Spirit Level

By Guest Author


The Spirit Level, published in 2009, argues that what matters for human well-being is not ongoing increases in average income,…

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Tax Discussion Series: <em>Lifting the bucket</em>

Tax Discussion Series: Lifting the bucket

By Steve Thomas


Lifting the Bucket: Tax policy and economic growth is the third paper in Maxim Institute’s Tax Discussion Series, a series…

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