Business & Law

Rafal Chomik

In light of the challenges facing Australia's ageing workforce, the traditional retirement age needs to be redefined, argues Rafal Chomik.

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Why should apartment owners be vulnerable to the loss of their home in a way that owners of freestanding houses never are, asks Cathy Sherry.

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A landmark Federal Court ruling puts the impetus on politicians and regulators to decide what is in the public interest, writes Justin O'Brien.

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Revelations of children working for less than a dollar a day to make Australian footballs have rekindled an old debate, Justine Nolan writes.

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The Gillard government's announcement that it won't push ahead with the referendum for constitutional recognition of Indigenous peoples comes as no surprise, writes Andrew Lynch.

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Indigenous women are often invisible in the administration of justice, posing a serious obstacle to rights to self-determination, UNSW law professor Megan Davis has told a United Nations panel.

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As defeat looms for marriage equality in Federal Parliament, momentum is building for change in the states, writes George Williams.

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Appointing a new small business commissioner without legislative teeth is futile, argues Frank Zumbo.

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The Airport Economist Tim Harcourt goes into bat for his much maligned field and finds the future is far from bleak.

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Retiring should be happening later, not earlier, and and we should use the policy levers we have to make this happen, writes John Piggott.

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