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Friday's guest Top 10

Matt Nolan takes a look at income inequality in NZ, including why it is there

Bernard's Top 10 at 10

Bill Gross' US$290 mln bonus for failing; Russell Brand and the Tory landlord; Taxing carbon and the end of the world; Germany's housing solution; A salmon cannon; Dilbert

Monday's Top 10

David Chaston on measuring wages; China's slowdown; Swiss vote on gold; Gates and Piketty; Jean-Claude Junker; more on wages and jobs; Dilbert & more

Bernard's Top 10

Britain's rise of the machines and 10 million missing jobs; Here comes Xi; Just study the ABs; London's sociopathic City bankers; Clarke and Dawe; Dilbert

Wednesday's guest Top 10

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Elizabeth Davies on being lonely in Japan, putting your money where your mouse is, how the Melbourne Cup costs Australia more than A$1b, hairy men, grumpy old men, Dilbert & more

Monday's Top 10

David Chaston on unfair tax on gains; the changing workforce; China's bubble and stimulus, jobless youth; NZ's bubble; KiwiSaver risk; student debt; Dilbert & more

Friday's guest Top 10

David Whitburn on the RMA & housing affordability; Why state house sales are good; Is the Labour Party in terminal decline? Why CGT's a lemon; Luxembourg tax dodging; Dilbert & more

Monday's Top 10

David Chaston on Japan's big bet; Roubini's concerns; the French Plan; the IPCC warning; interest drag; tax rates compared; China's deposit drop; Dilbert & more

Bernard's Top 10 at 10

China's demographic cliff; 'Print like there's no tomorrow to drag rates below zero'; Why the public is usually wrong; John Oliver vs John Key and Big Sugar; Dilbert

Friday's guest Top 10

Craig Simpson on Putin is no Hitler; regulating monopolies; Europe going down Japan's road; a world beating NZ Pinot; gold & reserves; big business cronyism & Money for Nothing