Academic warns of emotional election rhetoric on immigration

From Morning Report, 8:50 am on 4 April 2017

Migration to New Zealand has been linked to Auckland's housing crisis. In election year it's a near inevitability that political parties will infuse their arguments and messaging with emotion, but Professor Spoonley hopes the public will look past that. "I'd be very disappointed if we imported the xenophobic and nativist debate that you see in north America and in Europe."