With the end of 2017 in sight, Richard Holden looks at five issues to watch for in 2018.
Two new strategic alliances between UNSW and Allens and the Law Society of NSW will aim to tackle the challenges of technological change and its impact on lawyers, law and the legal system.
Government policy change to allow open banking will benefit Australian consumers by shifting control to the customer, writes Ross Buckley.
Patients who have suffered harm due to medical injury feel better when medical staff listen closely to what they have to say about the experience, a new study shows.
Increasing the overall housing stock won't ensure an increase in availability of affordable housing. Governments need to need to have a much sharper policy focus on this issue, writes Hal Pawson.
A national survey of temporary workers in Australia has uncovered widespread exploitation of backpackers and international students working in a range of industries.
Australian laws fare poorly when it comes to religious liberty. The right way forward is to protect religious freedom in a law that also recognises other fundamental rights, writes George Williams.
UNSW Business School’s great minds came together last week for their inaugural showcase, delivering an insightful program highlighting the distinctive features of the school and its partnerships.
The Kaldor Centre Conference at UNSW on 24 November will see key players debate the pitfalls and potential of planned new global agreements on refugees and migrants.
Australia continues to create jobs, but wages aren’t keeping up and policymakers are running out of options, writes Richard Holden.