Business & Law

Rugby scandal inside

Scandals in sport are unavoidable and managers and sponsors should start looking for marketing opportunities in bad behaviour, according to a new study.

A 40 percent tax on mining super profits may "potentially punch a big hole in government revenues" down the track, says UNSW's Dr Nigel Stapledon.

UNSW economics professor John Piggott, a member of the Henry Tax Review panel, explains some of the thinking behind the tax blueprint's 138 recommendations.

MeganDavis inside

UNSW legal academic Megan Davis is the first Australian Indigenous woman to be elected to a UN body.

Boss behaving badly inside

The formula for positive leadership may be the holy grail of management training, but there's also increasing interest in the negative flipside.

Asb wharton inside

In an exclusive Australian partnership, the Australian School of Business has joined the global Knowledge@Wharton network with the launch of its online business journal.

Spigelman inside

Australia's courts will increasingly be forced to deal with conflict between human rights and the sexist cultural traditions of some minorities in Australia, according to NSW Chief Justice Jim Spigelman.

Mike aitken

ASIC will use technology developed by a UNSW finance professor to track insider trading and market manipulation.

Megan Davis inside

UNSW legal academic Megan Davis has become the first Indigenous woman to be nominated by the Australian Government as an advocate to serve the United Nations.

Mr portugal inside

The International Monetary Fund has commended Australia's response to the GFC. Speaking at UNSW, the IMF's Deputy has given a positive reading of the global economy.

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