Analysis suggests import restrictions on bananas in Australia are a classic rent‐seeking policy, leaving Australians to subsidise each grower by more than $250,000 a year.
The new RBA monetary statement is just like the old one — but there are some things that are changing significantly, writes Richard Holden.
Newly appointed UNSW Sydney Professor of Chemical Engineering Dr Kourosh Kalantar-zadeh is exploring the untapped potential of liquid metals.
ASIC's plan to have enforcement staff work in banks is an important shift in oversight, says UNSW Professor Pamela Hanrahan from UNSW Business School. Tougher penalties for misconduct might be next.
Investors daunted by the stockmarket will soon be able to choose investment options in the same way as songlists, says a UNSW team of entrepreneurs.
The National Energy Guarantee could be improved with more ambitious emission goals, but it offers the nation's energy ministers the chance to put some reliability in the system.
The development of silicon solar cell technologies at UNSW’s Solar Industrial Research Facility is creating a ‘Southern Hemisphere version of Silicon Valley’, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said.
New scholarships funded by Western NSW Local Health District will help Indigenous students study medicine at UNSW and then return to the west of the state for internships.
International education is more than foreign students coming to study in Australia and then leaving with a degree, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said at UNSW Sydney.
Pre-eclampsia can be dangerous for expectant mothers, but there are ways to monitor and minimise the risks.