Business & Law

Man picking blueberries

Exploitation and underpayment is rife in fruit picking. The Coronavirus Supplement appears not to have dented the will to work.

David Gonski

Quarterly reporting puts unreasonable pressure on CEOs and senior leadership teams to perform in the short-term when they need to be more focused on the longer term, according to David Gonski AC, Chancellor of UNSW Sydney. 

Man with red dollar signs in his eyes

Firms should attempt to maximise profits, but if shareholders want it, there's no reason why they can't have other goals.

Businesswoman leads meeting around table

There are a number of important considerations corporate Australia need to factor in when it comes to getting shareholders to support donations to charitable causes.

People dressed in corporate attire shaking hands.

UNSW celebrates the Centre’s successful engagement in key public law debates, human rights charters, technology and the law.

A young woman leans against a wall and looks straight ahead

Thousands of international students and temporary migrants have experienced exclusion and racism, and been unable to pay for basic living needs during the pandemic.

No immigration sign in front of Australian flag

Denying protection to asylum seekers is neither sustainable nor defensible as long-term policy. Here are ways to make the screening process at airports more just when the borders do reopen.

Home network Internet of Things

Australia's new voluntary code of practice to make IoT devices more secure may expose consumers to greater risks.

Woman working from home on laptop looks tired.

New research shows the 'double-edged sword' impact of technology on mental health and how we can minimise the adverse effects.

South Korea flag with renewable energy

With a bit of political vision, risk-taking and a national strategy led by government, Australia too can kickstart investment in the post-COVID recovery.

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