Business & Law

Close-up of a robotic hand assisting a person in filling out a form.

It's already happening – but there is a big difference between predicting judgement and exercising judgement and it's clear which one AI is better at.

The Evergrande logo seen at the top of a building with the Chinese flag in the foreground

Chinese authorities have an intriguing, if troubling, option in handling the Evergrande crisis.

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Hybrid workplaces have benefits – and challenges – for different people, just like offices do. Everyone needs to be catered for, say UNSW Business School academics.

A child wearing a protective sterile medical mask with the parent holding a globe.

Every time a new policy is introduced or an old one is abandoned, its impact on children’s rights must be assessed and evaluated again.

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Disclosure requirements work, forcing companies to own up to their customers and investors.

Prime Minster Scott Morrison holds up the National COVID-19 Plan at a press conference

The problem with the plan to relax restrictions at 70 per cent and 80 per cent vaccination rates is it’s based on modelling that’s now obsolete.

A homeless person sits on a platform overlooking a Melbourne street

Australia faces economic problems down the road if three big, structural reform areas – housing affordability, the tax mix, and decarbonisation – are not addressed.

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, August 30 2021: Queues of people waiting to get coronavirus vaccine outside Peanut Farm St Kilda walk-in covid-19 vaccination clinic. Crowds of young people lining up.

As Australia edges closer to vaccination rollout targets needed to open international borders, big businesses have been stepping up. But is it their role to speed up a government plan? 

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Taxing super profits sounds like a a good idea, but it’s hard to get right and there might be better ways to get more company tax.

Three young adults one wears a protective face mask

Governments are spending at unprecedented levels. Where does this money come from, and are governments saddling young people with too much debt?

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