wi Success "New Zealand's Economy: Learning to Fly" in
The Economist (Nov. 21, 1987), 25 St. James
St., London SWlA lHG, United Kingdom.
New Zealand's economy has been failing ever since 1950, when the British Empire began to recede. But the market-oriented policies of Labour Prime Minister David Lange, argues a staff-written Economist report, may be halting New Zealand's long economic decline.
During the early 1980s, New Zealand was "one of the most regulated and distorted...