Dr Michael Fletcher: How we change the system to reach individual entitlement
Dr Michael Fletcher is a Senior Research Fellow at Victoria University of Wellington’s Institute for Governance and Policy Studies. He is an economist with extensive experience as a researcher, academic and policy advisor, specialising in welfare and social assistance policy, employment and employment relations and child poverty. His recent research focus has been on child support and the financial consequences of marital separation. He has published numerous articles on these topics in New Zealand and internationally. Michael was appointed as Independent Specialist Advisor to the 2018/19 Welfare Experts Advisory Group.