Commentary

Book review
26 April 2017

Dr John McCollow has written a comprehensive review of Professor Simon Marginson's recently published book, Higher Education and the Common Good.

Article
24 April 2017

A lot happened in poltics over the past fortnight. But not much happened in Newspoll.

Blog post
21 April 2017

This blog post argues that looking closely at how the Panama Papers project came alive through a network of more than 100 journalists opens a window into how collaborative and networked journalism...

Article
19 April 2017

This article looks at how social impact investment strategies could fund more affordable housing and aged care for seniors.

Article
19 April 2017

Philip Branch takes a look at what the mobile network environment might look like in a few years time.

Article
18 April 2017

The Turnbull Government is axing the 457 Visa program and replacing it with a new Temporary Skill Shortage Visa. This comes after a history of problems with the 457 program, including uncovered...

Journal article
17 April 2017

Planning for an effective response to the next pandemic is complex and requires extensive engagement between public health experts, clinicians, diagnostic laboratory staff, general and at-risk...

Article
12 April 2017

Generally speaking, if you are vaccinated, you’re less likely to get the flu. But that’s not the whole story. Allen Cheng and Kristine Macartney explain.

Article
11 April 2017

Seven academics from the University of Melbourne discuss the impact of extreme weather on health, agriculture, buildings, insurance and bushfires.

Blog post
11 April 2017

Jennifer Howard looks at how the traditional producer-consumer relationship between university presses and libraries has shifted.