Sorry state of our capital markets

The recent Herald editorial examining the sorry state of New Zealand's capital markets (NZ Herald, May 15) is a wake-up call. Few New Zealanders seem to appreciate that we must grow our "economic cake" if we are to fund high-quality readily available health-care and high-quality universal education. The editorial's insightful analysis is enhanced by Guy Body's cartoon (NZ Herald, May 16) with its astute captions and graphic depiction of the parlous state of Fonterra, our largest company.
Our fiscal policy doesn't help because it greatly favours investment in property and land, resulting

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