Launch of review of NZ mon policy-Lars Svensson

Lars Svensson, a professor of economics at the Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University, will publish on Wednesday, February 28, at 4 pm (NZ time, GMT+13 hrs) his independent review of the operation of monetary policy in New Zealand. There will be a press conference attended by Reserve Bank governor Donald Brash, finance minister Michael Cullen and Lars Svensson. They are expected to give a prepared statements on the review's findings.

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