Current planning laws are “explicitly designed to drive up housing values”, Finance Minister says.
Thorburn also calls for compulsory KiwiSaver and higher contributions.
GUEST COMMENT: Studies show no great benefit from public funding, such as the programme our government is poised to unveil in a fortnight.
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HIDESIGHT I believed people couldn’t be left alone to do as they please: they were too greedy, the market too capricious, resources too precious and the planet too fragile.
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