The ACCC would like closer scrutiny of digital platforms such as Facebook and Google – in particular with regards to user privacy, market power and operational algorithms.
At one time, law and order was seen by some as a sure-fire voter winner in elections - but that's changing after a concerted effort by Victoria's opposition appeared to backfire badly.
Floating the Australian dollar back in 1983 was a leap into the unknown. Here's how it has served us well.
Experts from around the world are working hard to understand what Donald Trump's economic policies mean for global trade systems.
Since its establishment five years ago, the Kaldor Centre and its world-leading research have directly influenced policy and public debate about protecting refugees and forced migrants.
Poorly managed artificial intelligence has the potential to undermine the application of law, Research Professor Mireille Hildebrandt, a global leader in AI and ethics, will warn during a lecture at UNSW Sydney on December 13.
It may be happening far away, but Australia could be deeply affected by the messy Brexit situation still ongoing in the UK.
While some complain that anti-discrimination laws stifle freedom of speech, there is good evidence that they make a more harmonious, safe and equal society.
Director of the Institute of Global Finance, Professor Fariborz Moshirian from UNSW Sydney, hopes the G20 can achieve its aims.
The best time to shut down negative gearing is when few people are taking it up. That time could well be now.