Business & Law

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In light of the upcoming G8 summit in Northern Ireland, the rationale for re-regulation of banking according to normative criteria has never been greater, argues Justin O'Brien.

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The Prime Minister's newly announced currency conversion deal with China is a good first step on the long march to seamless economic ties, writes Tim Harcourt.

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Julian Assange is a hero to many, but even a hero must comply with the ordinary criminal law, whether it be that of Australia, Britain or Sweden, writes George Williams.

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Leaders from business and government have called for financial incentives to encourage big institutions to invest in affordable rental housing.

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The European Union stumbled badly in dealing with the banking crisis in Cyprus with consequences likely to reverberate through Europe for years to come, writes Professor Ross Buckley.

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The US Federal District Court's decision to strike out large parts of the Libor class action reveals a lot about the operation and limitations of private enforcement strategies, writes Justin O'Brien.

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The political debate surrounding the federal government's media reforms has obscured its failure to act on another front, writes George Williams.

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UNSW Law’s flagship public lecture series Justice Talks kicks off for the year on 27 March with a wide-ranging talk by Justice of the NSW Court of Appeal Ronald Sackville.

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State and local governments have a duty to complement federal climate policy, as they not only have the power but the best knowledge of the field, argues Martin C. Jones.

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Federal Labor has failed to foil the competition killers, writes Frank Zumbo.

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