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.

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Newshub: Maggot-infested scalps and rotting teeth - medical impact of New Zealand’s shocking child poverty problem revealed

Carolyne Meng-Yee (Herald): Family of eight in 3-bed house: Massive renovations for sick 4yo’s home

RNZ: Wellington bus network overhaul: Ministry admits role in securing jobs for unemployed

Hannah Martin (Manukau Courier): New Manukau bus station could be used as homeless shelter on winter nights

Tom Pullar-Strecker (Stuff): Minister says nothing ruled out after tech body voices ‘critical concerns’ over R&D

Tim Murphy (Newsroom): NZ on Air’s $700,000 experiment

Sarah Robson (RNZ): Govt looking for safer credit options to help people buy cars

Sydney Morning Herald: 'It's our version of the GFC': warning on looming interest-only crisis