coronavirus

Tim Harcourt

JW Neville Fellow in Economics Tim Harcourt advises that Australia can use higher education and digital learning to skill up the workforce and build greater capacity in the economy. 

Myths and conspiracies surround COVID-19

Myths and conspiracies surround COVID-19 – so, how can scientists cut through the misinformation? A UNSW Sydney medical scientist explains.

coronavirus testing

UNSW has a wide range of experts available for comment on the coronavirus pandemic.

a bottle of hydroxychloroquine

People taking hydroxychloroquine for coronavirus may be more likely to die, according to new research. But that doesn't mean the drug is killing them.

pacific island market

Pacific islands face unique challenges in combating COVID-19, and will need unique solutions to come out of the crisis unscathed.

a mother and child embracing

New research shows almost 20% of families caring for children with special needs were unable to buy essential medication during coronavirus.

Two people sitting at an office desk. One points to laptop in a discussion.

If deregulation is to aid Australia's economic recovery then businesses must work with the government to effect real change in society, explains UNSW Business School's Pamela Hanrahan.

swamped by paperwork

Sole traders helped by UNSW Tax Clinic who were behind on their quarterly Business Activity Statements were on average seven years behind.

Artist impression of the COVID-19 virus.

UNSW has a wide range of experts available for comment on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Spanish flu

There are many similarities between Spanish flu and coronavirus, from school closures to mask debates. The story of 1919 also shows governments face choices that can have a terrible cost in lives.

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