Business & Law

Justice Kirby inside

High Court Judge Michael Kirby has received UNSW's highest honour - an honorary Doctorate of Laws - and urged graduating law students to work for change in the legal system.

Lucy Program inside

Some of Australia's top companies have provided mentors for a program aimed at helping female students achieve success in the corporate world.

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The architect of Poland's "shock therapy" post-communist economic transformation, Professor Leszek Balcerowicz, will give a public lecture at the UNSW this week.

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Former Chancellor Sir Anthony Mason's contribution to UNSW has been recognised with the opening of a commemorative garden in his name.

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The High Court's 'great dissenter', Justice Michael Kirby, will address a public forum at the University of New South Wales.

Ball Brown inside

UNSW has hosted more than 100 of the world's most eminent accounting and financial academics at a conference in Sydney to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the publication of the acclaimed "Ball and Brown" accounting research.

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Banks are still to face chilly winds blowing from the sub prime mortgage crisis, Commonwealth Bank head Ralph Norris said in a speech at UNSW.


There's no shortage of impassioned debate about Australia and India's relationship on the cricket pitch, but the same energy is needed off the sporting field to keep pace with India's rising economic and global influence.

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UNSW Vice-Chancellor Professor Fred Hilmer launched a special edition of the UNSW journal Economic and Labour Relations Review, at a major symposium on the future of industrial relations after WorkChoices.

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Professor John Piggott from UNSW's Australian School of Business has been appointed to the panel charged with reviewing the national tax system.