UNSW Business School


Rethinking the way we approach end-of-life and understanding why people are ingrained risk takers are the focus of two TEDxSydney talks by UNSW experts this month.

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We are still learning the rules of the “secularly stagnant” global economy, and where we might be headed, writes Richard Holden.

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Are the optimistic growth projections in the budget a work of fantasy, asks Richard Holden.


This is a budget riddled with shabby timing tricks masquerading as good economic policy, writes Richard Holden.

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When ordinary Indonesians see the “big boys” engaging in corrupt behaviour and getting away with it, they are less likely to be good tax paying citizens themselves, write Chris Evans, Arifin Rosid and Binh Tran-Nam.

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Australia's "deflation" shock makes for higher expectations of a budget day rate cut, writes Richard Holden. 


The tax advantages of housing offend against justice on every count, writes Anthony Asher.

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People judge companies that renege on social causes harshly, write Raymond Trau and Bo Shao.

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We need to look beyond the statistics, slogans, and spin to uncover the real impact of the upcoming federal budget, writes Richard Holden.


Current discussions about budget deficits ignore the positive relationship between public capital and productivity in the private sector, writes John Nevile.