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  1. 18 May 2017 - Inside Business

    Picturing the Credit Crunch

    Economists at the University of Melbourne have created a ground-breaking model of the global financial crisis in the hope of preventing it from happening again.

  2. 16 May 2017 - Legal Affairs

    Putting the “E” into e-consumer protection

    Online consumer protections haven’t kept pace with e-commerce technology; University of Melbourne research finds new technologies could provide new safeguards.

  3. Live ended10 May 2017 - Business & Economics

    #Budget2017: Fairness, security and opportunity?

    The latest analysis from University of Melbourne experts of the Australian Government's 2017 Budget, including housing affordability, energy policy and taxes.

  4. 1 May 2017 - Engineering & Technology

    Ridesharing goes social

    Our social media networks will play a role in how we travel in the future, University of Melbourne research looks at collaborative activity-based ridesharing.

  5. Podcast28 April 2017 - The Policy Shop

    Where did all the money go?

    The University of Melbourne's Policy Shop podcast considers the 2017 Australian Federal Budget, looking in particular at the deficit and housing affordability.

  6. 27 April 2017 - Inside Business

    5 ways to keep your customers coming back

    As shoppers increasingly buy and research purchases online, one University of Melbourne alumnus says retailers need to focus on 5 key areas for customer loyalty

  7. 26 April 2017 - Inside Business

    5 ways to validate your start-up idea

    Advice to aspiring entrepreneurs about how to validate the market for a start-up business idea, from the University of Melbourne experts who’ve studied it.

  8. 24 April 2017 - Inside Business

    A new approach to disability in the workplace

    While people with disabilities can still face discrimination when job-seeking, University of Melbourne experts say some employers value a diverse workforce.

  9. 23 April 2017 - Inside Business

    Accounting the Cost of War

    In WW2, Australia began manufacturing munitions, and a team of accountants from the University of Melbourne was called in by the government to stop profiteering

  10. 21 April 2017 - Public Affairs

    Sleepwalking into a deficit experiment

    The Federal Budget will deliver Australia's ninth straight deficit, but the University of Melbourne asks where is the plan for affording our ageing population?