Few respondents criticise Finance Minister Grant Robertson's goals — but they question the execution.

The Government's approach to doing everything through reviews has been cited as getting in the way of Grant Robertson's stewardship of the economy.

NZ CEOs becoming more pessimistic about economy
How business rates the Government

"Opening up multiple challenging conversations and establishing working groups without clear outcomes — or at a minimum directional outcomes — is creating uncertainty for both local and international investment," said a leading banker.


"We need certainty through policy completion."

In the 2019 Mood of the Boardroom survey, a


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