cost of living

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A UNSW Sydney and ACOSS partnership research report shows people in poverty are falling behind the rest of society.

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More Australians are now taking on a second job to relieve cost of living pressures. But is the extra money worth the amount of time (and tax) it takes up? UNSW Business School experts explain.  

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UNSW has academic experts available to comment on the federal government budget announcements in October.

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A UNSW Business School expert explains why rising insurance premiums are set to join other affordability pressures for Australians.

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With a cost of living crisis on the horizon, there are risks in the Buy Now, Pay Later space for both users and companies, say UNSW Business School researchers.

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Regulating rent increases could provide cost-of-living relief for those feeling the biggest squeeze.

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While we wait for a national housing plan, inflation threatens to squeeze more households out of their homes and onto the streets.

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With the cost of living rising, housing interest rates going up and financial markets in turmoil, the following UNSW Sydney experts are available to comment on economic issues.

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With interest rates rising and house prices dropping in some cities, are potential first-home buyers getting closer to making that purchase?

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As Australia slides into an energy crisis, UNSW Business School’s Katja Ignatieva explains what customers – and markets – can expect to come next. 

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