Media and events

NZWRI strongly commits to engagement with external stakeholders and the public – such as businesses, government and the community. We highly regard the efforts of public commitment to disseminate research outcomes widely and translate findings for a non-academic audience.

Upcoming Events

Watch this space for new events in 2020.

19 March 2020 - NZWRI Seminar Series

The first seminar in the series features Astrid Pape who is a PhD student at Freie Universität Berlin and who will discuss a recently co-authored paper on the “gender care gap“.

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20 November 2020 - Econometrics Workshop

More information coming soon.

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21 May 2020 - BEL Research Seminar

Dr Katherine Ravenswood, Associate Professor in Employment Relations, is presentiong a seminar on the struggle to be safe and healthy in home support work during COVID-19.

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Media engagement

NZWRI is regularly mentioned in the media. A selection of articles is listed below:

Professor shares why four-day work week could benefit Māori

Te ao, 27 May 2020

Associate Director, Professor Jarrod Haar advocates the four day week and has researched the unique factors associated with Māori in the workplace.


Do Women Make Better Bosses Than Men

RNZ, 18 May 2020

When it comes to good leadership, does gender make a difference? Professor Jarrod Haar has conducted research that may provide answers to these questions.


Having a good female leader beneficial to employee mental health, study suggests

1News, 18 May 2020

New study from Dr Jarrod Haar suggests that having a good female leader may lead to greater employee satisfaction than having a good male leader.


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