Opinion

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Richard Holden explains why central banks can't deal with simultaneous low unemployment and inflation.

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Most people assume heart disease is a lifestyle illness that only affects adults, but there are many different heart conditions that can occur in childhood, write Nadine Kasparian, David Winlaw and Gary Sholler.

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The criminalisation of sex work has negative impacts on the health, safety and wellbeing of sex workers, write Linda Selvey, Basil Donovan, Jonathan Hallett, Kahlia McAusland and Roanna Lobo.

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New technology is revealing the mechanical aspects of cells and mechanobiology is enabling the development of new drugs and treatments, write Joshua Chou, Kate Poole and Maté Biro.

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Walter Munk's contribution to oceanography has earned him the nickname "Einstein of the ocean". Paul Spence and Shane Keating recap his achievements as he turns 100.

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A new generation of Australian workers are embracing the gig economy, but their long-term financial future is uncertain, write Dale Boccabella and Sarah Kaine.

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The development of agriculture marked the greatest shift in human history, but it came with consequences, writes Darren Curnoe.

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Recent media commentary on China-Australia relations claim that Beijing is on a mission to undermine our democratic institutions, Laurie Pearcey looks at the broader picture.

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The power disparity between Harvey Weinstein and his alleged victims plays into a range of myths and stereotypes about women, writes Bianca Fileborn.

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Superannuation legislation currently before federal parliament has the potential to change the power structures in the finance industry, writes Anthony Asher.

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