Business & Law

Increasing the number of female directors and senior executives is perhaps the greatest strategy for business and the nation, writes UNSW Deputy Chancellor Jillian Segal.

Free public forum on the Recognition of Indigenous Australians in the Constitution

Intellectual property developments, including gene patenting and the challenges of social media, will be among topics canvassed at a landmark international legal forum hosted by UNSW on 30 March 2011.

The judges on Australia's highest court decided exactly half of the cases heard in 2010 unanimously - easily the highest rate of agreement seen in more than 30 years.

Sherry inside

A political push for Desperate Housewives-style community titles to alleviate Sydney's housing pressures, may backfire on an unsuspecting public, warns property law expert Cathy Sherry.

FTranking inside

The AGSM MBA Program is the leading full-time MBA program in Australia and 35th in the world in the 2011 Financial Times (UK) rankings.

It makes sense financially, ethically and environmentally for Australia to sell uranium to India, argues Indian strategic affairs expert, Rory Medcalf.

Floods insurance inside

Insurance premiums are likely to rise for all Australians in the wake of the Queensland floods, even in areas not prone to flooding, says Professor Michael Sherris of the Australian School of Business.

McAdam inside

Predictions of one billion people made homeless by climate change are alarmist, writes international law expert Jane McAdam, who is in Geneva to present her research at the United Nations.

UNSW's new Korea Research Institute has been awarded $3 million over 10 years to foster shared interests between Australia and Korea.