Australia following New Zealand's 'wellbeing' budget lead is misguided

Simon Cowan
July 16 2022 - 5:30am
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has unveiled a wellbeing-focused budget. Picture: Shutterstock

So Australia will follow New Zealand's 'lead' in introducing a wellbeing-focused budget. Labor has been flagging the desire to adopt this approach for years now.

Simon Cowan

Simon Cowan

Canberra Times columnist

Simon Cowan is research director at the Centre for Independent Studies and a regular columnist for The Canberra Times.

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