Business & Law

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The corporate regulator needs additional powers to investigate suspicious trading and 'rumourtrage' as soon as it's detected, argues Janet Austin from the Australian School of Business.

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The Rudd Government must act swiftly if a United Nations committee finds the Northern Territory intervention is racist, UNSW law professor George Williams says.

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Australian School of Business PhD student Najeeb Memon hopes his award-winning research will help reduce tax evasion and corruption in his home country of Pakistan.

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The AGSM MBA Program has been ranked as the leading full-time MBA in Australia and 32nd in the world in the Financial Times' (UK) 2009 course rankings.

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Waterflows could be restored at the mouth of the Murray-Darling for less than a fifth of the billions spent so far on environmental programs.

High Court judge Justice Michael Kirby has launched Australia's first internet-based system offering free access to citations of Australian law.

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University medallist Shaun Yow has won the 2009 General Sir John Monash Award. He will head to the US to study the economics of ageing.

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Federal Attorney General and UNSW alumnus Robert McClelland has opened a major international advocacy program at the University, pledging a renewed government commitment to human rights at home and abroad.

Fostering a new era of human rights activism in Australia through greater understanding and knowledge of human rights law and policy is the aim of a new Masters degree.

The problems faced by the Pacific region in mitigating and adapting to climate change will be the focus of a conference at the University of New South Wales.