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Measuring the economic impact of Whānau Ora programmes: He toki ki te Mahi case study

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dc.contributor.author Dalziel, Paul C. en
dc.contributor.author Saunders, Caroline M. en
dc.contributor.author Guenther, Meike en
dc.date.accessioned 2017-12-18T23:10:52Z
dc.date.issued 2017-08 en
dc.identifier.citation Dalziel, P., Saunders, C., & Guenther, M. (2017). Measuring the economic impact of Whānau Ora programmes: He toki ki te Mahi case study. AERU Research Report No. 343, prepared for Ihi Research and Development. Lincoln University: Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit. en
dc.identifier.isbn 978-1-877519-50-5 en
dc.identifier.issn 1170-7682 en
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/10182/8854
dc.description.abstract In May 2017, the AERU was contracted by Ihi Research and Development to perform a cost benefit analysis of an initiative funded by Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounamu under the Whānau Ora programme. The chosen initiative was He Toki ki te Mahi, which supports participants to obtain and complete apprenticeships in the construction industry. This research report presents the details of the AERU analysis. The net present value as at 30 June 2017 of potential economic benefits from increased capabilities being achieved by the participants in the initiative to date is estimated to be above $5,500,000. The initiative received funding of $250,000 in its first year (including provision for significant set-up costs) and $80,000 in its second year. The analysis allows for a further four years of funding at $80,000 per annum to provide support for the current cohort of participants. These costs are funded from general taxation, and so the analysis makes an allowance for the deadweight loss of taxes, raising the total cost to $780,000. Thus the analysis finds that He Toki ki te Mahi has the potential to return seven times its cost in economic benefits. en
dc.format.extent 1-27 (34) en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Lincoln University. AERU en
dc.relation The original publication is available from - Lincoln University. AERU - https://researcharchive.lincoln.ac.nz/handle/10182/121 en
dc.relation.ispartofseries AERU Research Report No. 343 en
dc.rights Attribution 4.0 International *
dc.subject Whānau Ora en
dc.subject cost benefit analysis en
dc.subject apprentice training en
dc.subject skills en
dc.title Measuring the economic impact of Whānau Ora programmes: He toki ki te Mahi case study en
dc.type Monograph
lu.contributor.unit Lincoln University en
lu.contributor.unit Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit en
lu.contributor.unit Research Management Office en
lu.contributor.unit /LU/Research Management Office/2018 PBRF Staff group en
dc.subject.anzsrc 160505 Economic Development Policy en
dc.subject.anzsrc 140202 Economic Development and Growth en
dc.subject.anzsrc 169904 Studies of Māori Society en
pubs.notes Prepared for Ihi Research and Development. CC BY en
pubs.organisational-group /LU
pubs.organisational-group /LU/Agribusiness & Economics Research Unit
pubs.organisational-group /LU/Research Management Office
pubs.organisational-group /LU/Research Management Office/2018 PBRF Staff group
pubs.publication-status Published en
pubs.publisher-url https://researcharchive.lincoln.ac.nz/handle/10182/121 en
dc.publisher.place Lincoln, Canterbury, New Zealand en
dc.identifier.eissn 2230-3197 en
lu.identifier.orcid 0000-0002-1757-6888
lu.identifier.orcid 0000-0001-6394-4947
dc.identifier.eisbn 978-1-877519-51-2 en


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