Peter King

Dr Peter King is a sociologist and Principal Researcher with Parallax Research. He brings to ESRA a background in social policy research in the fields of poverty measurement, income distribution, material deprivation, barriers to employment, and social gerontology. more

18 August 2016

Peter has designed and managed survey and in-depth interview based research and is experienced in the analysis and reporting of quantitative and qualitative data. He is a Principal Investigator with the New Zealand Longitudinal Study of Ageing, an Associate investigator with the Ageing Well National Science Challenge, undertook the research for calculating the New Zealand living wage rate in 2012 and reviewing and re-calculating it in 2018. Peter aims to continue these research interests within ESRA and support ESRA research generally.