On Liberty EP18 Will the recovery be worse than the disease for New Zealand?

Salvatore Babones spoke with Dr Oliver Hartwich, Executive Director of fellow free-market think tank The New Zealand Initiative in Wellington.

New Zealand is envied for its zero community cases of Covid-19, but the economy is hurting and the current hard border closure is controversial. Right now, all focus is on the present. The upcoming election obscures the political horizon, while, beating the virus has become the hallmark of the Prime Minister’s reputation.