Douglas, Roger Owen (Hon Sir), 1937-

Labour politician and cabinet minister. Member of Parliament for Manukau 1969-1978 and Manurewa 1978-1990. Minister of Broadcasting and Housing, and Post-Master General 1972-1975; Minister of Finance 1984-1988. The economic policy he introduced was popularly referred to as 'Rogernomics' (with a derogatory slant). In 1990 he set up his own consultancy company and was a member of the board of Brierley Investments, 1990-1999 and serves as its chairman in 1998. He returned to Parliament as an ACT backbencher in 2008 before retiring in 2011.

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Date: 1978, 1984, 1987-1990 Ref: PAColl-10331 Description: Photographs collected by David Butcher. Images taken 1978-1990 by a range of photographers. Most prints are identified and dated. Includes images of: - Butch...
Date: 30 August 1984 From: Dominion post (Newspaper) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers By: Griffiths, Mervyn, active 1978 Ref: EP/1984/4089-F Description: Prime Minister David Lange and Finance Minister Roger Douglas at the "Opening the Books" presentation. Photograph taken 30 August 1984 by Evening Post staff...
Date: 1989 From: Bromhead, Peter 1933- :[18 original cartoons published in the Auckland Star in July and August, 1989.] Ref: A-225-235 Description: Cartoon shows David Lange in a cowboy hat, holding a ticking time bomb in each hand. The one on the left has a label reading "Douglas in cabinet"; the one o...
Date: 1986 - 1996 Ref: B-147-046 Description: A circus with a crowd rushing in horror from the sight of a monster emerging from the 'freak show' tent. The freak is the two heads of Trevor De Cleene and ...
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :We wriggled off the hook over the secret agenda thing... Evening Post, 20 July 1987.
Date: 1987 Ref: H-733-025 Description: The leaders of the New Zealand fourth Labour government: Roger Douglas, Finance Minister, David Lange, Prime Minister, Geoffrey Palmer, Deputy Prime Minister...
Date: 1986 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-136-565 Description: Shows a pub scene with a man playing billiards, a man chatting at the counter and a group of three men drinking and discussing the fact that Roger Douglas, M...
Date: 1985 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-136-464 Description: Roger Douglas is driving a truck of 'budget aid'. On the back are three containers labelled 'more pay', 'family support' and 'tax relief'. The number plate o...
Date: 15 August 1987 From: Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers By: Giblin, Ross, active 1980s-2000s Ref: EP/1987/4138 Description: Photographs of Finance Minister Roger Douglas holding up Prime Minister David Lange's arm in a victory salute after Labour is re-elected, taken 15 August 198...
Date: 1987 From: Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :[Original cartoons drawn in 1987, mainly for the New Zealand Listener]. Ref: C-133-150 Description: Shows Labour Prime Minister David Lange, and Minister of Finance Roger Douglas riding off on the election trail, on an elephant which has left a large pile ...
Date: 10 September 1985 From: Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers By: Nicholson, John, active 1997 Ref: EP/1985/4054-F Description: Wellington MPs Peter Dunn, John Terris and Dr Gerard Wall meet with Roger Douglas (Minister of Finance), and Mike Moore (Minister of Tourism). Photographed ...