Business & Law

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It is thought that it doesn't help much to cut official interest rates toward or beyond zero, and maybe it doesn't, but new research suggests the answer has a lot to do with the housing market.

Fariborz Moshirian

With new risks threatening the balance of financial markets, the world has not heeded the lessons of the global financial crisis, says UNSW Business School Director of Global Finance, Fariborz Moshirian.

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Predictions of house price falls are unreliable, but there are some things we know for sure about the housing market in the next few years, says UNSW Business School's Jonathan Reeves.

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We are getting closer to being able to apply private sector rigour to the examination of public sector projects with social benefits.

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Problems with section 44 of the Constitution have absorbed a great deal of time, money and energy over the past year – politicians should now work towards genuine reform.

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New UNSW Sydney report introduces Social Return Accounting, an innovative method for measuring the value of government expenditures.

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GDP figures released this week showed the nation has experienced a growth spurt - but will it last?

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Professor Rosalind Dixon kept the UNSW streak alive at the 18th Annual Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards.

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On the eve of her induction, Kelly Rees has a clear message for UNSW students starting their law degrees.

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Australia's Migration Act allows for ministerial discretion in cases such as the controversial granting of tourist visas to four au pairs - but there remain questions around responsible government.

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