coronavirus

Professor of Economics Gigi Foster, UNSW Business School.

Professor of Economics Gigi Foster from UNSW Business School provides her insights on a potential economic uptick as a result of COVID-19.

The oil price war continues

COVID-19 has a hand in falling oil prices, but there are other factors driving the cost of petrol down, says UNSW Business School’s Associate Professor James Doran.

unwell woman sleeping

One quarter of Australian workers have no paid sick leave. They are more likely than most to work in service industries, dealing with people face to face.

Covid19 trade and stock

COVID-19 brings a significant pressure test for governments, businesses and the public, affecting both demand and supply in trade.

josh frydenberg, brendan murphy, scott morrison and greg hunt

Investment incentives might not be enough. We'll need public investment and forced increases in wages.

Supermarkets across Australia have introduced a purchase limit on toilet paper to prevent stockpiling.

If you were stranded on a desert island and could only access one item – would you choose toilet paper?

Face mask

Q&A with Professor Mary-Louise McLaws from UNSW Medicine about COVID-19 and how it compares to SARS and when we can expect a vaccine.

plague doctor

The official naming of COVID-19 has the tone of a committee decision. Historically, names for diseases have not been quite so well thought out and were more likely to offend.

Wuhan

The same technological forces that make the Wuhan outbreak a global concern are also key to managing the crisis response.

J.W. Nevile Fellow Tim Harcourt from the UNSW Business School explains how the coronavirus will affect the Australian economy

J.W. Nevile Fellow Tim Harcourt from the UNSW Business School explains how the coronavirus will affect the Australian economy; namely the services exports, tourism and education where the big impacts will be felt.

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