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New Zealand is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.

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How did Roger Douglas convince the labour party to carry a liberal economic reform?

Roger Douglas the Minister of Finance of New Zealand from 1984-1988 made a huge liberal economic reform in his era (reducing the size of the state) it was so famous it was called "Rogernomics", but he ...
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What prevents a party from failing to nominate a candidate in an electorate and informally endorsing a friendly independent?

In New Zealand's flavour of Mixed Member Proportional Representation, the Sainte-Laguë method is used to determine the total number of seats a party gets. These seats are allocated to the electorate ...