Good decisions can be systematised. We are tantalisingly close, but there’s work to do yet.
UNSW has a wide range of experts available for comment on COP26.
Without academic freedom and rule of law it’s hard to see how China’s economy can continue to grow so fast.
Back-to-back video calls, emails, texts and report writing – you’ve probably clocked up more screen time than you realise.
When COVID-19 struck, Australia’s Treasury didn’t have the luxury of years of work, refinement and debate to develop JobKeeper. It had to perform battlefield surgery.
The US debt ceiling is a form of self-delusion: a limit imposed on a borrower by the borrower itself. Australia had one until the Coalition and the Greens abolished it.
Chinese authorities have an intriguing, if troubling, option in handling the Evergrande crisis.
Disclosure requirements work, forcing companies to own up to their customers and investors.
The problem with the plan to relax restrictions at 70 per cent and 80 per cent vaccination rates is it’s based on modelling that’s now obsolete.
Under a new code, rural landholders in NSW will be allowed to clear up to 25 metres of land outside their property boundary. This will be devastating for the wildlife that live or migrate there.