The institute 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. Our upcoming events and recent events can be viewed here.

Upcoming events

Symposium - Living Standards Framework
Presented by The Treasury and the NZ Work Research Institute (invitation only)
26 June 2018

Past events

Deconstructing the Digital Divide
Presented by InternetNZ and the NZ Work Research Institute
28 May 2018

Land Use Regulation
2 February 2018

Democracy and the Internet
22 August 2017.
An InternetNZ Speaker Series event. Co-hosted by the NZ Work Research Institute

Male and female equality

Post-feminist times
1 March 2017 - Public seminar


1-2 December - 2nd Symposium on Meaningful Work
19 October - Work-Life Balance
12 September - Managing Resilience in the Workplace Symposium
31 August - Will Robots Take Your Job?
4 August - Employment Rights after Brexit on the 17 May – The impact of generation upon employee performance
13 June - Wage Changes in the Irish Labour Market: Within and Between-Firm Effects
1 June - Don't fence me in! The refugee experience
25 May - Employment Law Forum seminar: Discrimination Law
3 May - Australian and New Zealand research on employment relations
27 April - Testing theories of gender discrimination using linked employer-employee data
20 April - Celebrating 30 years of the Household Labour Force Survey
19-22 April - 10th International Conference on Workplace Bullying and Harassment
15 April - Wellness at Work
31 March - The future of Auckland: What is the role of economics for urban policy?
24 February - Fit for work? Redefining ‘normal’ and ‘extreme’ through human enhancement technologies