Waring begins RNBZ role

With a Christmas delivery of bulk reports and background material, Professor Marilyn Waring has unofficially started her appointment to the board of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, as reported Massey University's 'Massey News'.

A former National MP and expert in public policy, Professor Waring replaces Ruth Richardson at the invitation of Finance Minister Michael Cullen who lauded her extensive knowledge of policy, economics, equality and human rights.

The board is largely concerned with issue