This page includes all publications related to GDSs published between 1 July 1994 and 30 June 2014 (now archived). If you are interested in the methodology, see the methodology page. If you are interested in the latest Index, see our publications page. What follows are the key publications that discuss the findings of this research.

Working Papers

  • Working paper 2014/01: List of Government Department Strategies Between
    1 July 1994 and 30 June 2014
    This working paper contains a full list of all 290 GDSs published over the last 20 years, of which 136 are current.
  • Working Paper 2014/02: Analysis of Government Department Strategies Between
    1 July 1994 and 30 June 2014–An overview
    Working Paper 2014/01
    was built upon in Working Paper 2014/02 by conducting an in-depth review of each GDS. This then saw the development of the GDS scorecard which was used to score each of the 136 existing GDSs in operation for the GDS Index NZ.
  • Working Paper 2015/05: Tables Collating and Ranking Government Department
    Strategies in Operation as at 30 June 2014
    This working paper uses the scores from the profiles to compare and rank GDSs in operation by department and sector.

  • Working Paper 2015/06: Profiles Scoring Government Department Strategies
    in Operation as at 30 June 2014
    This working paper contains the results of analysing the 136 GDSs in operation as at 30 June 2014.

Powerpoint presentations

Powerpoint from Presentation: 25 February 2015

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Powerpoint from Presentation: 1 October 2014 (Updated 18 December 2014)

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