Fact sheet

Fact Check: Has Victoria's share of Chinese investment in Australia more than tripled over four years?

Ahead of the 2018 Victorian state election, Premier Daniel Andrews claimed that the state's share of Chinese investment in Australia had more than tripled in the past four years.
Fact sheet

Fact Check: Does the China Free Trade Agreement threaten Australian jobs?

Unions claim the free trade agreement between Australia and China "allows Chinese companies to bring in their own workforce for projects over $150 million and removes the requirement that jobs be offered to local workers first".
Fact sheet

Fact Check: Does Australia make it hard for Chinese tourists to apply for a visa?

James Packer claims Australia does not accept online visa applications from China, and that Chinese people have to apply in English.
Fact sheet

Fact Check: Clive Palmer incorrect on the number of executions in China

Federal MP and businessman Clive Palmer claims the Chinese government executes 500,000 people a year.

Mitigating the new Cold War: managing US-China trade, tech and geopolitical conflict

This report draws out the risks — and likely consequences — for a system already in a state of flux, as the transition to a post-American world accelerates and the coronavirus wreaks havoc on the world economy and international trade.

The AI powered state: China's approach to public sector innovation

This collection of essays aim to give policymakers a deeper understanding of how China is innovating with artificial intelligence (AI) in public services, challenging current misconceptions and illuminating nuances in the debate.
Conference paper

Research on the Current Situation and Countermeasure of Lean Construction in China

The lean thinking of manufacturing industry is successfully applied to the construction industry by lean construction, and it can help enterprises to improve the overall economic benefits. In this paper, the implementation subject and development status of lean construction in China are analyzed, and the...
Journal article

Impacts of lean construction on safety systems: A system dynamics approach

Lean construction has been viewed as an effective management approach for reducing the occurrence of no-value or destructive activities, such as wasting resources and safety-related accidents. However, few studies have systematically addressed how and to what extent lean construction practices influence construction safety. To bridge...
Conference paper

Construction of intelligent manufacturing workshop based on lean management

With the development of a new round of revolution of science and technology, the traditional manufacturing industry is gradually upgrading to the direction of intelligent manufacturing. In this process, informatization and industrialization are the key elements during the transformation of enterprises, and the use of...
Journal article

Quality control of a complex lean construction project based on KanBIM technology

In developed countries such as Europe and the United States, building information modeling (BIM) technology has become an indispensable tool in the construction industry. In recent years, it has also contributed to a tide of reform in the construction industry in China; BIM technology has...