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Expert analysis on the research and practice changing the business landscape in the 21st Century

  1. 28 May 2020 – Australian Economy, COVID-19, HILDA, House Prices, Property Market

    The impact of COVID-19 on Australia’s housing market

    As the global economy contracts due to COVID-19, University of Melbourne research finds Australia’s house prices are likely to fall for months – even years.

  2. 26 May 2020 – Australian Economy, COVID-19, Employment, HILDA 2020, Social Welfare

    Who’s hit hardest by the COVID-19 economic shutdown?

    Using HILDA data, a University of Melbourne expert highlights the people most vulnerable to the COVID-19 downturn – low-wage earners, women and the young

  3. 18 May 2020 – COVID-19, Coronavirus, Employment, Flexible Working, Work

    Flexible working beyond COVID-19

    A University of Melbourne expert says COVID-19 is an unprecedented experiment for the modern workplace and proves flexible working can work for many employees.

  4. 27 April 2020 – COVID-19, Community, Coronavirus, Discrimination, Racism

    The toxic spread of COVID-19 racism

    Reports of COVID-19-related racism are on the rise worldwide; University of Melbourne experts say everyone has a role to bring communities together instead.

  5. 19 April 2020 – COVID-19, Coronavirus, Economy, Finance, Unemployment

    The do’s and don’ts of bolstering your financial resilience

    A University of Melbourne expert says there are some key steps all Australians can take to bolster their financial resilience as COVID-19 impacts on our economy

  6. 10 April 2020 – COVID-19, Coronavirus, Fake News, Health, Social Media

    Fake news in the age of COVID-19

    Fake news is now an everyday expression, but a University of Melbourne expert asks what is the impact of fake news in this strange new age of COVID-19?

  7. 5 April 2020 – COVID-19, Coronavirus, History, Influenza Virus, Pandemic

    The lessons from past pandemics

    From the bubonic plague to the Spanish flu, pandemics are not new, but a University of Melbourne expert says the 21st century has advancements and challenges.

  8. 3 April 2020 – Australia, COVID-19, Coronavirus, Democracy, Leadership

    The COVID-19 responsibility we all own

    As citizens, we have a responsibility to heed COVID-19 health advice or risk increasingly severe government restrictions says a University of Melbourne expert.

  9. 1 April 2020 – Business & Economics, COVID-19, Coronavirus, Fossil Fuels, Petrol Prices

    Oil wars, petrol prices and COVID-19

    COVID-19 and global oil price wars are impacting economies worldwide, but a University of Melbourne expert says we will see lower fuel prices at petrol pumps.