Risky climate business
Companies are being helped to chart a course through the real, and potentially catastrophic, risk posed by climate change.
Yielding to the curve?
Stockmarkets have been hammered globally and the yield curve is inverted in the US, suggesting a recession is imminent. But not everyone is convinced.
Joining the dots
The 'key player' concept is a window into how social networks influence behaviour.
Problematic, on the face of it
Australia's parliament will soon decide on a bill to try to regulate facial recognition technology, but plenty of questions remain unanswered.
Buckle up, this is going to get bumpy
After years of calm, stocks are heading for a turbulent period as central banks wrestle with interest rates.
Even in the new cryptocurrency world, cash remains king
In 1637, a mania for tulips fanned the world’s first speculative asset bubble. In 2018, Bitcoin looks a lot like this.
The cryptocurrency pioneer
Before the invention of bitcoin, Joseph Liu was playing with an idea that would cut out the middle man in online currency exchange.
China's market lesson will be one of wealth transfer
The recent collapse in the Chinese share market was preceded by a boom – a boom that was, in turn, fuelled by relaxed restrictions on margin lending, and a growth in the shadow banking sector. Both served as inducements for Chinese retail...
China's five year economic plan is rich with symbolism
The final part of the Party keeping its contract with the people lies in being seen to keep leadership accountable, at least in the worst cases of abuse of power
Three ways China can tackle its currency dilemma
The PBC’s efforts to prevent a devaluation spiral by intervening in the foreign exchange markets have made the future value of the RMB much harder to predict. This has presented a challenge for speculators trying to judge when to short the...
Why capital is fleeing China and what it means for Australia
China's foreign reserves are declining. ShutterstockForeign reserves at the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), China’s central bank, fell for the fifth consecutive month in November, dropping by US$69.1 billion to US$3.1 trillion. This is a level...
Australia risks missing out on China's One Belt One Road
Australia is late to the party in only recently expressing real interest in China’s One-Belt, One-Road initiative (OBOR). And if Australian businesses don’t take advantage of the opportunities available in this project now, there are plenty of...
Alice De Jonge
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Francine McNiff Chair in Criminal Jurisprudence, Faculty of Law
Professor of Economics, and Richard Snape Chair, Department of Economics
Associate Professor, Director of Bachelor of International Business Program
Associate Professor, Cyber Security and Systems