8. Thursday's pick of the news links

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

Henry Cooke (Stuff): Why the Government is letting the rich buy KiwiBuild homes

Jess Berentson-Shaw (RNZ): KiwiBuild risks embedding wealth and housing inequalities

David Fisher (Herald): How the GCSB collects information about Kiwis through spying on the Pacific - and why it’s legal

Zac Fleming (RNZ): 20% of benefit fraud tip-offs have some legitimacy

Anusha Bradley (RNZ): Debts cancelled more often for pensioners than beneficiaries

Jason Walls (Interest): IMF calling on the Tax Working Group to introduce a land tax to help give KiwiBuild a leg up

John Gerritsen (RNZ): Unitec council at risk of being fired with $100m losses forecast

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