8. Wednesday's pick of the links

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

NZ Herald (Anne Gibson): Auckland Council golf courses a $2b-plus development bonanza

Stuff (Henry Cooke): Quarter of people waiting 150 days for public housing. One waited 3103 days

The Spinoff Toby Manhire: Drop in census response rate prompts Stats NZ to plugs gaps with other data

RNZ (Matthew Theunissen) Environmentalists lobby to shut developments polluting marine reserve

RNZ (Edward Gay): Property developer sentenced to 15 months for ignoring RMA

Global Times (China state run): Australia, New Zealand should avoid misrepresenting China’s role

New York Times: New Zealand Nurses’ Strike Spotlights Fiscal Challenge for Government

Amy Wiggins (Herald): Obesity inevitable as report shows Kiwis surrounded by junk food

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