Business & Law

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For once, centre-left economists are divided.

A poster wall of photos of Aung San Suu Kyi.

The coup by the military in Myanmar is invalid and confronts the people’s hope that they can live in a fully democratic society, the academics say.

National leaders standing together at international forum

The Australian government has dropped protections for language programs as universities are announcing plans to end Asian languages courses. That's a mistake in the Asian Century.

Woman working online with multiple computer screens examines stock index charts

Short selling is a crucial part of markets and regulators must examine the real impact of short selling on market efficiency before trying to restrict it, says UNSW Business School's Mark Humphery-Jenner.

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Our continued recovery depends on how much we spend and how quickly we get the vaccine.

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There's a growing push among businesses, including the finance sector, to protect the climate and nature.

Man looking worried and wearing a mask at the airport

It could be argued Australia's travel caps are an arbitrary restriction on Australians’ right to come home. But the UN's Human Rights Committee is not a quick fix.

A person goes into a corner GameStop store as someone walks past

Normally on the stock market, the shark swallows the little fish. Now the little fish are eating the shark as small investors force hedge fund players into uncomfortable positions.

A woman sitting on the floor surrounded by boxes and taking orders on the phone.

Professor of Practice Tim Harcourt speaks with Access Corporate Group co-founder and chief brand officer Livia Wang about the international power of influence in building a successful business.

People protesting refugee policy

If history is any guide, the new US president’s forward-thinking approach toward refugee resettlement could help drive Australia’s commitments to refugee protection, too.

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