A potential crisis in insuring bushfire-prone areas could create a new wealth gap in Australia. The government must step in to prevent it, professors say.
The estimated forward-looking judgements required by IFRS 9's expected credit loss model may present significant challenges as economies navigate uncharted waters.
Global economies are carefully reopening, but most will be operating at 90 per cent of "normality" for some time to come. What does this mean for the global financial ecosystem?
Their professional lives have been thrown into disarray almost as soon as they began, but these Gen Zs have chosen to swim rather than sink.
Supply chain finance offers short-term benefits to small businesses, but experts, who are calling for reform, say the potential risks far outweigh them.
In the face of the pandemic, many governments around the world chose to sacrifice their economies in order to protect the lives of their citizens. Can we expect health to play a bigger role in predicting future economic movement?
As global supply chains are stressed to their limits, calls for a rethinking of globalisation have been getting louder. However, experts say dismantling trade partnerships is not the answer.
For economies that seek to re-boot in the wake of a crisis, infrastructure projects are firmly in the frame, but governments should choose carefully for maximum impact.
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Support for Australia's tech sector will help it evolve to respond to new challenges.
Sustaining the unsustainable is now an inflection point for an economy hell-bent on saving jobs.
Drastic times have called for drastic measures in terms of access to superannuation. At the heart of it all is the repeated question: what is the purpose of super, and how will that change in the future?
There are still bumps in the road, but the transition to battery-powered vehicles is gaining speed.
Industry experts make the case for a reform of Australia's research and development tax incentives as the next step in preventing an exodus of local innovators to offshore technology hubs.
The Australian government today unveiled its Economic and Fiscal Outlook, setting out how COVID-19 has impacted the Australian economy and the nation’s finances. In short, it paints a sobering picture of the state of the Australian and global economies.
Three experts discuss if higher taxes are the best way forward, covering productivity, jobs and business growth, government policy and more.
A major disruptor over the past several years, the buy now, pay later (BNPL) industry has challenged stereotypes, defied expectations, and is here to stay.
What will our world look like a year from now? Experts and futurists agree that we can expect big changes, and that they will be for the better.
In the economy of the future, a strong online sales presence will be vital. You don't need to be Jeff Bezos to profit from online sales.
Its critics say stamp duty is an unstable revenue source that creates inefficiencies in the housing market, because it is substantial and can influence people's decisions to sell and buy property. What is the alternative?