The New Zealand Institute for Business Research

Hosted by Waikato Management School, the New Zealand Institute for Business Research (NZIBR) draws on cutting-edge research by internationally recognised experts in their fields.

At NZIBR, our staff have a wealth of expertise in areas ranging from innovation to economic impact analysis. They work with industry, government agencies and other organisations to enhance productivity and contribute to sustainable business.

Our research expertise

NZIBR offers significant expertise in economic impact analysis, agribusiness, financial benchmarking, supply chain management and tourism research. It also has research strengths in business performance, innovation and the business of health.

NZIBR currently has three research units:
  • Responsible and Sustainable Management
  • Enterprise Innovation
  • Leadership

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