Business & Law

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin leave a devastating environmental footprint

The use of cryptos like Bitcoin has a significant environmental impact, and sustainability needs to be a pressing concern alongside the economic benefits they generate, says a UNSW Business School expert.

construction site

The federal government’s expanded first home loan deposit scheme will help those who qualify, at the expense of those who don’t.

A Public Trustee building in Redcliffe, Queensland.

Criticisms of the Public Trustee in Queensland deserve investigation but there are broader issues to consider, says a UNSW expert in succession law.

A user scans face using facial recognition system on smartphone for identification

Businesses must develop ethical, socially responsible, trustworthy, and sustainable data business models to protect consumers' privacy in an increasingly AI-driven world, say UNSW Business School experts.

A child holding a sign saying no planet B.

The Court’s decision represents narrow understanding of accountability, the role of courts, and ignores children’s positionality in society.

plane wreck

The ICAO is responsible for setting standards for international aviation and doesn’t frequently settle disputes between nations.

Bernardo García Pola

There are no jobs on a dead planet, so we must find a way for capitalism and the environment to coexist in harmony.

Stuart Robert MP speaking at a press conference

A Senate committee is discussing a bill designed to shore up the independence of the Australian Research Council, after recent high-profile cases of ministers vetoing research grants.

Woman speaking up online virtual meeting

Following new rules for online meetings will allow everyone to contribute to a successful result, says UNSW Business School’s Juliet Bourke.

People protest against Russian attack on Ukraine near Embassy of Russia in Latvia.

Putin has left his fan club of European right-wing populists squirming. United in embarrassment and politically sidelined.

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