Business & Law

Night time silhouette of an industrial plant worker

Disclosure requirements work, forcing companies to own up to their customers and investors.

Prime Minster Scott Morrison holds up the National COVID-19 Plan at a press conference

The problem with the plan to relax restrictions at 70 per cent and 80 per cent vaccination rates is it’s based on modelling that’s now obsolete.

A homeless person sits on a platform overlooking a Melbourne street

Australia faces economic problems down the road if three big, structural reform areas – housing affordability, the tax mix, and decarbonisation – are not addressed.

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, August 30 2021: Queues of people waiting to get coronavirus vaccine outside Peanut Farm St Kilda walk-in covid-19 vaccination clinic. Crowds of young people lining up.

As Australia edges closer to vaccination rollout targets needed to open international borders, big businesses have been stepping up. But is it their role to speed up a government plan? 

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Taxing super profits sounds like a a good idea, but it’s hard to get right and there might be better ways to get more company tax.

Three young adults one wears a protective face mask

Governments are spending at unprecedented levels. Where does this money come from, and are governments saddling young people with too much debt?

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An open process for appointing commissioners is necessary to preserve the Human Rights Commission’s independence and legitimacy.

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Employee mental health is at risk amid COVID-19 but there are ways to reinforce psychological safety, says UNSW Business School's Frederik Anseel.

A QR code check in outside a business

State police have accessed QR code check-in data on at least six occasions, for investigations unrelated to the pandemic.

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OzSAGE's first recommendations deal with ventilation and the measures that will have to accompany widespread vaccination.

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