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Mr Morrison, please enshrine our climate targets in law

This is because businesses, in particular the electricity sector, faced mandatory financial costs if they failed to comply. ... Her Climate Change Bill, currently the subject of a parliamentary inquiry, is supported by both the business sector and
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2021/02/12/mr-morrison--please-enshrine-our-climate-targets-in-law.html
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Public space: a contested and changing area

Read insights from urban geographer Kurt Iveson into the policy hotspot of public space, analysing the impact of Pokemon GO on the city.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2016/12/16/public-space--a-contested-and-changing-area0.html
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Push for change to elder abuse laws to prevent false claims

Push for change to elder abuse laws to prevent false claims. 1 February 2021. Disgruntled relatives can win inheritance battles under ‘abuse’ pretence. Australian legislators should consider relaxing guardianship and power-of-attorney laws,
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2021/02/01/push-for-change-to-elder-abuse-laws-to-prevent-false-claims.html
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Peddling of unproven stem cell treatments is unsafe and unethical

Regulators at both an international and national level need to tackle regulatory loopholes and challenge unfounded marketing claims of businesses selling unproven stem cell interventions.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/07/13/peddling-of-unproven-stem-cell-treatments-is-unsafe-and-unethica.html
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How universities came to rely on international students

Their institutions have boomed from what has been a very lucrative business, but they have become badly overexposed […] Universities argue they have pursued this market by necessity. ... Others return to their home country to become leaders in business,
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2020/05/25/how-universities-came-to-rely-on-international-students.html
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Your guide to language in the post-truth age

Listen to the Open for Discussion podcast episode on how to strive for understanding in the age of post-truth and fake news.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/10/23/your-guide-to-language-in-the-post-truth-age.html
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3 tips to being supermarket savvy

3 tips to being supermarket savvy. 16 October 2017. Food is big business.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/10/16/3-tips-to-being-supermarket-savvy.html
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Ethical design guidelines for future technology released

It is the culmination of a year’s work by 250 world leaders in technology, law, social science, business and government spanning six continents.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/12/13/ethical-design-guidelines-for-future-technology-released.html
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The Paris attack and its election influence

As Paris is rocked by a police shooting days out from the Presidential election, University of Sydney experts in security and politics weigh in on the corresponding security issues and implications.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2017/04/21/the-paris-attack-and-its-election-influence.html
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Virtual and augmented realities: six thorny questions you need to ask

Considering Facebook’s history of questionable business practices, such as their privacy violations around facial recognition, this is troubling.
www.sydney.edu.au/news-opinion/news/2020/06/23/virtual-and-augmented-realities--six-thorny-questions-you-need-t.html