Business & Law

Germany sad

With a relatively low debt to GDP ratio, Australia was never at risk of becoming Greece. But Germany, with negative interest rates and scant prospects for economic growth, is an open question.

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A report by UNSW Law academics Michael Grewcock and Vicki Sentas says the law does not give police clear guidance on conducting strip searches.

income inequality

Better data would tell us more about the ultrawealthy, but they really do seem to be growing more wealthy, more quickly, than the rest of us.

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It isn't all bad news for producers facing an EU plan to slice and dice the names of some foods, say UNSW Business School's Tim Harcourt.

Australia economy

The progress the Australian economy was making has been slowed or reversed, at exactly the wrong time.

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There are three things to watch as we wonder whether a recession is imminent, says UNSW Business School's Elvira Sojli.

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The High Court of Australia has given the Australia Taxation Office a green light to use leaked information about offshore tax havens.

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Home loan applicants burdened by having to explain their spending habits will be pleased with a defeat for the corporate regulator, says UNSW Business School's Mark Humphrey-Jenner.

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Associate Professor Justine Nolan is the third UNSW academic in as many years to take home the prize recognising excellence and expertise in teaching

Refugee Advice and Casework Service says temporary protection visas are breaking people

Thousands of people who arrived by boat between 2011 and 2014 will never receive a permanent visa under the current government policy.

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