Economic update with Jarrod Kerr

GHD Christchurch - February 11, 2022 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm


GHD Christchurch

Join Kiwibank Chief Economist Jarrod Kerr for an economic update looking specifically at COVID and how Aotearoa will fair as we vaccinate and start to slowly reopen our borders. 

Aotearoa New Zealand is well placed to heal its wounds and prosper in the 'new world'. Our housing market remains undersupplied and problematic for policymakers but steps are being taken to better balance the housing market.

You’ll also hear about the outlook for interest rates and the currency.

Your host for this event will be Ian Fraser, ACE New Zealand Board President and Chief Executive APAC at GHD.   

This event will not be recorded. 


  • Networking 12-12.30pm
  • Presentation 12.30-1.30pm

About the presenter

Jarrod has a passion for the environment, financial markets, and everything economics. Although born and schooled in New Zealand, he cut his teeth in US, Swiss, and Australian banks, and has spent his entire career overseas. Jarrod started off as an economist at JP Morgan in Sydney. He then moved into financial markets as an interest rate strategist for the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, before moving to Credit Suisse in Singapore as Head of Australian and New Zealand fixed income and economic research. After 16 years abroad, Jarrod returned home to the mighty Kiwibank in 2018.


This event is free. To secure your spot, register now

COVID-19 guidelines

Event attendees are required to scan into the venue using the Covid Tracer App and provide proof of vaccination (or official exemption). A face-covering is required upon entry into the venue. 

Stay safe, kia kaha Aotearoa.