8. Monday's pick of the links

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

New York Times: As Housing Prices Soar, New Zealand Tackles a Surge in Homelessness

Phil Pennington (RNZ): MBIE under-reported spending on contractors and consultants by $38m

Claire Trevett (Herald): Labour MP Stuart Nash pulls out of his own fundraiser citing attacks on Labour by friend and right-wing lobbyist Matthew Hooton

Greg Ninness (Interest): Benefits for both the Govt & developers in buying off the plans scheme

Mei Heron (1News); Concerns Government kept in the dark about dramatic changes to the way some homes are insured

Reuters : Trump says illegal immigrants should be deported with 'no judges or court cases'

Reuters: Merkel presses over migration as 'European solution' fails

New York Times: In a High-Stakes Environmental Whodunit, Many Clues Point to China

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