UNSW Business School


In 2015 I wrote a plan that uses the power of markets to tackle the housing affordability problem. Curiously, it's been booed by a pro-market government and welcomed by the Labor Party, writes Richard Holden.


Research from UNSW's Business School suggests many people may be misreading information from their superannuation fund, leading to confusion about investment risk.


The lack of evidence of the long-trusted relationship between the labour market and GDP growth is particularly puzzling, writes Richard Holden.


The ALP has based its negative gearing policy on a paper by UNSW Economics Professor Richard Holden.

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It is a week of waiting, watching, and holding our breath, writes Richard Holden.

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Recent amendments to laws extending individual protections against unfair contracts to cover small business may miss the mark in protecting vulnerable franchisees, writes Courtenay Atwell.

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‘Super’ Sanders has some lessons for corporate marketers on reaching the young and restless, writes Tim Harcourt.


Even if 2016 is a tough year for the world economy, Australia is in the right place at the right time, writes Tim Harcourt. 

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The key economic news this week focussed on what the United States Federal Reserve did with interest rates, and what the Reserve Bank of Australia is likely to do, writes Richard Holden.


The announcement of two important and, it turned out, depressing pieces of economic data is more evidence that advanced economies are suffering from secular stagnation, writes Richard Holden.