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Date Published: 24 February 2017

Australia’s global cities are a very large part of the nation’s economic success, but they are also generating significantly unequal incomes.

Format: Commentary
Post date: 24 February 2017
Date Published: 15 August 2016

This research examines money and blood donor behaviour for two key desirable groups, new donors, to grow the donor base, and frequent donors to secure current support streams.

Format: Research
Post date: 24 February 2017
Date Published: 13 February 2017

Despite the enormous number of charities in the world, more are established every year – and many also disappear. Margaret Faulkner and Cathy Nguyen take a look at why.

Format: Commentary
Post date: 24 February 2017
Date Published: 16 February 2017

The 40th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Regional Science Association International (ANZRSAI) was held at the RMIT University Melbourne from 5th to 7th December, 2016, co-hosted with the European Union Centre at RMIT and the RMIT Centre for People, Work and Organisation (with...

Format: Research
Post date: 24 February 2017
Date Published: 16 February 2017

Following the Australian state of Tasmania’s adoption of its international education policy, Tasmania’s Place in the Asian Century White Paper (Tasmanian Government, 2013), an increasing number of Chinese international students have enrolled at the University of Tasmania (UTAS). This study aims to understand the motivations of Chinese international students who have made this different decision.

Format: Research
Post date: 24 February 2017
Date Published: 10 February 2017

This paper looks at developing a framework for integrating consumer engagement in health and medical research.

Format: Research
Post date: 24 February 2017
Date Published: 16 February 2017

This study investigates senior managers’ perceptions of innovation in the Australian Public Service, using content analysis of transcripts from senior manager presentations in Innovation Month seminars from 2014 to 2016.

Format: Research
Post date: 24 February 2017
Date Published: 16 February 2017

This paper develops a conceptual framework of living cost to income approach to examine relative changes in affordable housing locations in Melbourne. The conceptual framework is a method to identify changes in affordable housing locations but it also identifies as policy implications of living cost to income approach of analysing housing affordability in Melbourne as well as in other large metropolitan cities in Australia.

Format: Research
Post date: 24 February 2017
Date Published: 16 February 2017

This paper investigates the role of local government in the organisation and promotion of economic development. It argues there is more need for dialogue between different tiers of government to help engender a shared understanding of economic development, including the roles of different actors.

Format: Research
Post date: 24 February 2017
Date Published: 24 February 2017

A global trust survey released this week revealed the unsurprising result that our trust in politicians, business leaders, NGOs and the media is still falling.

Format: Commentary
Post date: 24 February 2017