8. Friday's pick of the political and economic links

Here are my pick of the links to news on the political economy from other news sites on Friday.

Terry Baucher (Interest) : Crunching the tax news – going into the 2020 election is when we might see changes in tax thresholds

Donal Curtin: Surprises are over-rated

Eric Crampton (Stuff): Budget: The good, the bad and the risky

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