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  1. 20 November 2020 - Inside Business

    Too many eggs in the property wealth basket

    HILDA Survey shows Australians' wealth is heavily dependent on property, which is a worry given falling business ownership says University of Melbourne expert

  2. 12 October 2020 - Humanities

    Could microfinance help rebuild Australia’s post-pandemic economy?

    A University of Melbourne expert says providing microfinance loans to good business ideas with no capital may offer a path to economic recovery after COVID-19.

  3. 31 July 2018 - Inside Business

    Small business: Not the jobs engine we think

    The University of Melbourne's HILDA Survey finds the number of self-employed entrepreneurs in Australia doing well enough to hire staff is shrinking.

  4. 17 October 2017 - Inside Business

    Bringing uni research to market

    Research commercialisation is core to universities, but broadening goals beyond just revenue generation could lift success says a University of Melbourne expert

  5. Podcast29 June 2017 - The Policy Shop

    Kaggle founder talks Big Data

    Big Data is revolutionising how we live and work. This episode of the University of Melbourne's Policy Shop podcast discusses the opportunities and challenges.

  6. 18 April 2017 - Inside Business

    The next big things in on-demand

    The on-demand economy is changing how we consume everything from holidays to takeaways. Three University of Melbourne alumni share some industry insights.

  7. 6 April 2017 - Inside Business

    Why are Australian start-ups failing?

    Australian start-up businesses are failing to grow, the University of Melbourne finds out where entrepreneurs are going wrong.

  8. 20 January 2016 - Public Affairs

    Mixing social with business

    Business models are key to finding the value of social enterprises

  9. 18 January 2016 - Inside Business

    Young Australians worry about job prospects

    Research finds young Australians are worried about their job prospects and reluctant to join a start-up. Paul Kofman discusses the changing labour landscape.

  10. 8 December 2015 - Inside Business

    How we can turn research into big business

    Fresh thinking and new models are needed to marry universities and big business to get Australia’s innovation engine moving faster.