Economic consulting

Infometrics Consulting Service offers you customised economic consulting to meet your specific requirements.  Our analysis can help you better understand how the wider economy affects your organisation or, perhaps, how your organisation affects the wider economy. Our analysis can ensure that there is a better information base underpinning important strategic decisions for your organisation.

We are entirely independent and can offer a range of economic modelling and consulting services, including: the preparation of customised forecasts, the development of forecast models specific to organisation requirements, the provision of information and research to support strategic and policy analysis decisions, cost benefit analysis, economic impact analysis and risk analysis.

Our economists value client input, we listen to you and appreciate the opportunity to engage with the challenges you face and tackle the most difficult issues with confidence and clarity.

Recent projects

Infometrics' consultants are at your disposal to meet your specific needs. We can draw on our robust economic data, the latest software and our experience to give you tailored insights into your economic questions.  We always have a wide variety of projects on the go, across a range of subject matters for private and public sector interests alike. Sign up to our newsletter, or get in touch with one of our team to stay in the loop with the work we are doing to better understand the New Zealand economy, its industries, and regions.  You can also browse a selection of our key areas of expertise below.

Features & benefits

Infometrics’ economic consulting analysis is innovative, rigorous and robust with strong theoretical and empirical foundations. The analysis also reflects the realities of applied policy and decision making. Our findings and recommendations balance these dimensions so they are appropriate and relevant to the strategic environment in which they will be used.

For almost 30 years Infometrics has consistently provided independent and accurate analysis of New Zealand industries, its regions, and the broader economy. Our reports are presented in straightforward language that is easy to understand and our economists are on hand to guide you through the issues.

Sophisticated analytical tools

Infometrics’ consultants have expertise in a variety of quantitative tools that can be applied to analytical problems including principal component and regression techniques, structural time series analysis, general equilibrium modelling, and input-output analysis. Models are tailored to client-specific demands and provided to them in user-friendly spreadsheets.

Delivered in a format to meet your needs

Results can be delivered to you in a variety of formats, from spreadsheet-based models and PDF reports, to web-based analytical tools and infographics. Our economists can also help you engage with stakeholders by delivering presentations or leading sessions at planning workshops.

Robust NZ economic and labour market data

Infometrics has developed a regional and industrial database that is the most sophisticated in the market and our data has a number of points of difference over our competitors. The economic models used for consulting services build on, and are consistent with, the robust NZ and regional economic and labour market provided to subscribers of our regional, sector and forecasting products.

Our economic consulting team

Our economic consulting team has a wide range of skills and research interests, and a detailed understanding of the economic issues at work in New Zealand. We have a proven track record in both the private and public sectors, producing high quality economic consulting analysis and research that can give our clients a better understanding of the issues they face, and a competitive advantage. We deliver on time and within budget.

How do I use it?

Customised economic consulting research and analysis by Infometrics can help your organisation or business make better investment and policy decisions that are evidence-based.  Our economic consulting team is independent of any vested interests and do not presuppose the outcome or recommendations before any analysis is undertaken.

Come to us with your problem and we can explore your options.  We love to tackle challenging problems and can formulate a plan of attack that answers your burning questions.  Our economic consulting findings can be presented to you in a variety of formats, from traditional reports to web-based interactive interfaces and engaging seminars.  Most importantly, our results are always delivered on time and on budget!

Who is it for?

Infometrics provides consulting services and undertakes consulting projects for a wide range of clients. Our consulting services and projects are often provided to people and organisations looking for independent analysis to help answer a specific question(s), better understand a specific issue or phenomenon, or inform the development of a strategy.

Our independent viewpoint and ability to get to the point with credible economic information means that we work with a wide range of clients. We provide consulting services to both SMEs and large corporates, central and local government agencies, industry associations and every in-between.

If you have a question, issue or area that you would like to better understand, please get in touch with one of our consultants today.