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20 November 13

What kind of peace deal do you have if one of the major protagonists in the battle is absent, asks Frank Zumbo. 

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20 November 13

In the face of an impending crisis in research funding and policy, it is up to universities and researchers to continue to take the case up to government as loudly as possible, writes Vice-Chancellor Fred Hilmer. 

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19 November 13

UNSW’s elected student advocates share what they enjoy about their leadership positions and what motivates them to be the voice of the student body. 

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19 November 13

Contrary to popular belief, concentrated institutional investor influence does not appear to raise either managerial incentives or lower chief executive pay, writes Peter Swan. 

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19 November 13

What all this McMansion bashing has in common is a set of assumptions that are ill-founded, argues Steve King. 

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19 November 13

A political war over raising the debt limit makes no sense for the opposition that has spent six years saying the national good cannot be held hostage to anti-debt hysteria, writes Geoffrey Garrett. 

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19 November 13

There is a clear need for federal reform. The starting point must be recognition of how much Australia has to gain from a system that fosters competition and diversity, rather than mere national control, writes George Williams. 

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18 November 13

UNSW Science postgraduate research students have helped found the Sydney Society for Conservation Biology and will launch a "Conservation Conversations" public seminar series at UNSW this week.

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18 November 13

Unusual El Niños, like those that led to the extraordinary super El Niño years of 1982 and 1997, will occur twice as often under even modest global warming scenarios.

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18 November 13

The death of musician Lou Reed from liver cancer may raise awareness of the challenges of living with hepatitis C, but more work needs to be done to make sure treatments are widely available, writes Gregory Dore. 

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