The last time Australia's unemployment rate was below 5% was June 2011.
The Reserve Bank governor's 'forward guidance' risks him not adapting to changing circumstances, or undermining his credibility.
UNSW has a wide range of experts available for comment on the coronavirus pandemic.
Businesses won't employ more people unless they are prepared to invest. Figures out on Thursday suggest they are.
Labour market scarring can have a lifelong effect on people’s earnings and their ability to climb the employment ladder, says UNSW Business School's Richard Holden.
The dark side of 'financialisation' is well-known. But it's not all bad news.
Business leaders need to address questions on work processes, performance and virtual teams to improve productivity and engagement through the COVID-19 induced recession, says UNSW Business School.
A high unemployment rate isn't just bad for individuals without a job, and the costs aren't just financial.
Nobel Prize winners Esther Duflo and Abhijit Banerjee reveal how economics can help solve the thorniest social and political problems of our time.
There's a strong case for more strategic local manufacturing. There's little case for making cars and trains in Australia.