Events

12/08/2019 - 6:00pm

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Despite significant levels of inequality, the prospects of a capital gains tax in New Zealand now appear remote.

Join author Max Rashbrooke and tax expert Lisa Marriott in Auckland as they discuss options for tackling wealth inequality.

15/08/2019 - 6:00pm

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In this WORD Christchurch event, Marilyn Waring talks politics, women, and wellbeing economics with Bronwyn Hayward – and about her two most recent books: Still Counting and The Political Years.

20/08/2019 - 6:00pm

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Will people step up now and take the time to learn, know and feel the history of the places they call home?

Join Rachel Buchanan and Honiana Love (Acting Chief Executive of Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision) as they discuss Ko Taranaki Te Maunga — Buchanan’s acclaimed BWB Text.

31/08/2019 - 1:00pm

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In this WORD Christchurch event, Vincent O’Malley, Simon Winchester and Sacha McMeeking discuss the importance of owning our history, the good and the bad, in order to look to the future. Chaired by Peter Field.

31/08/2019 - 3:00pm

Cover of The Political Years book

In this WORD Christchurch event, Marilyn Waring talks politics, women, and wellbeing economics with Bronwyn Hayward – and about her two most recent books: Still Counting and The Political Years.

31/08/2019 - 5:00pm

Cover of The New Zealand Wars book

In this WORD Christchurch event, Vincent O’Malley discusses his latest book on the causes, events and consequences of the New Zealand Wars (Ngā Pakanga o Aotearoa) with Ngāi Tahu historian Mike Stevens.