Discover the latest business news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
The insecurity of private renters – how do they manage it?
Wed 24 May 2017
Private renters' security in Australia has less legal protection than in other countries. A new study reveals responses to this state of uncertainty.
More philanthropy means more risk-taking
Tue 23 May 2017
Andrew Forrest’s $400 million donation shows that philanthropy in Australia really is coming of age.
Copyright laws have questionable benefits
Professor Beth Webster discusses the pros and cons of Australian copyright laws.
Governance training in full swing for Kimberley community
Mon 22 May 2017
Marra Worra Worra Aboriginal Corporation, sponsored five people from Fitzroy Crossing to travel to Swinburne for a governance training workshop.
Biggest emitters opt to ‘wait and see’ over ERF
Mon 15 May 2017
Many of Australia’s biggest emitters are reluctant to participate in the Emissions Reduction Fund.
Gender pay gap is hurting productivity
Narrowing the wage gap between men and women would not only deliver equal income, but boost long-term productivity.
Infrastructure needs to be fit for the future
Wed 10 May 2017
In distinguishing between “good” and “bad” debt, Scott Morrison equates good debt with infrastructure investment.
Government $70b-plus infrastructure program
Experts comment on the government committing to more than A$70 billion in new infrastructure spending.
Migrants can no longer afford ‘gateway’ suburbs
Wed 03 May 2017
Migrants can no longer afford to live in the ‘gateway’ suburbs that once helped them to feel at home in their new country.
Let’s stop kicking the innovation football around
Fri 21 Apr 2017
Continually changing industry policies are decreasing their effectiveness.