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    Big incentives are great for CEOs but can cause fear and anxiety for staff External Link

    18 Nov 2016

    Professor Wai Fong Chua was quoted in Business Insider about her research that found ambitious corporate incentive schemes and performance goals can cause a negative impact on productivity.

    Staff Member: Wai Fong Chua
    Publication: Business Insider

    RSL NSW accused of stockpiling millions in cash and investments, instead of spending on veterans External Link

    20 Oct 2016

    ABC (The World Today and Online) quoted Professor Sandra Van Der Laan about transparency of the value of RSL NSW following allegations of mismanagement.

    Staff Member: Sandra Van Der Laan
    Publication: ABC (The World Today, Online)

    Funeral industry in fight for cremations as bodies sent interstate External Link

    25 Sep 2016

    The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, WA Today, Canberra Times and Brisbane Times quoted Professor Sandra Van Der Laan about the funeral sector, in relation to a story about cremation costs.

    Staff Member: Sandra Van Der Laan
    Publication: The AgeSydney Morning Herald, WA Today, Canberra Times and Brisbane Times

    Attila Balogh on 2SER FM External Link

    07 Sep 2016

    2SER FM interviewed Attila Balogh from the Business School about governance and accountability, the diversity of corporate boards and the significance of STEMM expertise on the board of early stage companies.

    Staff Member: Attila Balogh
    Publication: 2SER FM

    Folo, the browser extension, that lets consumers donate to charity at no cost External Link

    14 Jul 2016

    Professor Sandra van der Laan was quoted in the Sydney Morning Herald about the new browser extension Folo, that lets consumers donate to charity at no cost.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: The Sydney Morning Herald

    Sandra van der Laan on triple j External Link

    11 May 2016

    Dr Sandra van der Laan was interviewed on triple j about the business of funerals.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: triple j

    Would you be game for a DIY funeral? External Link

    13 Apr 2016

    Professor Sandra van der Laan was quoted by triple j (Hack) about funeral pricing methods.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: triple j

    Sandra van der Laan on 891 ABC Adelaide External Link

    18 Mar 2016

    Professor Sandra van der Laan was interviewed on Radio National’s Life Matters about the independent audit of the Shane Warne Foundation.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: 891 ABC Adelaide

    Should the charity sector have 'glass pockets'? External Link

    17 Mar 2016

    Professor Sandra van der Laan was interviewed on Radio National’s Life Matters about the independent audit of the Shane Warne Foundation and transparency in the charity sector.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: Radio National

    Sandra van der Laan on 666 ABC Canberra External Link

    15 Mar 2016

    666 ABC Canberra interviewed Professor Sandra van der Laan about an independent audit of the Shane Warne Foundation.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: 666 ABC Canberra

    Audit casts doubt on Shane Warne charity records External Link

    12 Mar 2016

    Professor Sandra van der Laan was interviewed on ABC (Radio National, 666 Canberra, 702 Sydney, 720 Perth) about the Shane Warne Foundation’s failure to comply with the legal requirements for submitting annual accounts on time.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: ABC Radio

    Trading Places: Running NZ like an investment fund External Link

    06 Feb 2016

    Stuff (New Zealand) quoted Professor Sue Newberry about the new approach to inflation in New Zealand.

    Staff Member: Sue Newberry
    Publication: Stuff (New Zealand)

    Mike Baird's $3 billion sell-off of public buildings External Link

    02 Jan 2016

    The Sydney Morning Herald quoted Emeritus Professor Robert Walker on the NSW Government's sale of more than $3 billion of taxpayer-owner property.

    Staff Member: Robert Walker
    Publication: Sydney Morning Herald

    Charity money mismanagement External Link

    11 Dec 2015

    Professor Sandra van der Laan was interviewed on Radio Adelaide about the Australian Charities Regulator in light of a recent review conducted into the not-for-profit sector.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: Radio Adelaide

    Australia's charity sector worth more than $100 billion: landmark report External Link

    04 Dec 2015

    Associate Professor Sandra van der Laan from the Business School was interviewed on ABC about a report released by the Charities and Not for Profits Commission on the final financial state of Australia’s 55,000 charities, with billions of dollars in donations remaining unaccounted for.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: ABC - AM

    Sandra Van Der Laan on 3CR Melbourne and JOY FM Melbourne External Link

    30 Nov 2015

    Associate Professor Sandra Van Der Laan was interviewed on 3CR Melbourne and JOY FM Melbourne about the social dimensions of business ethics in light of allegations surrounding the Shane Warne Foundation.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: 3CR Melbourne and JOY FM Melbourne

    'Special purpose' approach by accountants hides corporate secrets External Link

    07 Nov 2015

    Emeritus Professor Robert Walker was quoted in an article about the benefits of special purpose financial statements for smaller companies with fewer employees.

    Staff Member: Robert Walker
    Publication: Sydney Morning Herald and The Age

    Disaster risk management funds could become "financial honeypots" External Link

    02 Nov 2015

    Public Finance International quoted Professor Sue Newberry on the dangers associated with disaster risk management funds.

    Staff Member: Sue Newberry
    Publication: Public Finance International

    Case study: Can ESG factors really be captured like financial data? External Link

    01 Oct 2015

    Principles of Responsible Investment RI Quarterly featured research by Professor John Roberts and Dr Anna Young-Ferris that examines whether ESG factors can be captured like financial data.

    Staff Member: John Roberts and Anna Young-Ferris
    Publication: Principles of Responsible Investment RI Quarterly

    Conscious capitalism External Link

    01 Oct 2015

    Anna Young-Ferris is quoted in an article about implementing conscious capitalism principles in corporations.

    Staff Member: Anna Young-Ferris
    Publication: Acuity Magazine

    Independent review of Coalition election costings breached accounting standard External Link

    07 Sep 2015

    Emeritus Professor Robert Walker was interviewed on ABC's AM about claims that the costing of the Coalition's 2013 election promises breached auditing standards.

    Staff Member: Robert Walker
    Publication: ABC Radio National AM

    Private Prisons carry risks of hidden costs External Link

    21 Aug 2015

    The West Australian published an opinion piece by Associate Professor Jane Andrew and Dr Max Baker in an article about the hidden costs of private prisons.

    Staff Member: Jane Andrew and Max Baker
    Publication: The West Australian

    Creating a Culture of Integrity: Business Ethics for the 21st Century External Link

    01 Jul 2015

    Dr Anna Young-Ferris is quoted in a book that identifies the key steps companies can take to embed ethical behaviour, foster strong, shared values and manage conduct risk effectively across the organisation.

    Staff Member: Anna Young-Ferris
    Publication: Do Sustainability

    Robert Walker on ABC Goulburn Murray External Link

    25 Mar 2015

    ABC Goulburn Murray interviewed Professor Robert Walker about an independent analysis into the Coalition's proposal to privatise electricity in NSW.

    Staff Member: Robert Walker
    Publication: ABC Goulburn Murray

    Smoke and Mirrors: Lies, damn lies and electricity dividends External Link

    18 Mar 2015

    The Sydney Morning Herald quotes Emeritus Professor Robert Walker in an article about the NSW government's privatisation strategy.

    Staff Member: Robert Walker
    Publication: Sydney Morning Herald

    Gary Oliver discusses future of Australia Post External Link

    05 Mar 2015

    666 ABC Canberra and 2SM Sydney interview Dr Gary Oliver about the Federal Government potentially ending Australia Post's letter service.

    Staff Member: Gary Oliver
    Publication: 2SM Sydney and 666 ABC Canberra

    Robert Walker on 702 ABC Sydney External Link

    03 Mar 2015

    Professor Bob Walker was interviewed on 702 ABC Sydney and ABC (Mid North Coast) about the financial implications of the Baird Government's plan to sell off the state's electricity polls and wires.

    Staff Member: Robert Walker
    Publication: 702 ABC Sydney and ABC (Mid North Coast)

    Mike Baird accused of trying to disguise profitability of electricity businesses to make sale politically palatable External Link

    26 Feb 2015

    Emeritus Professor Robert Walker is quoted in an article about the privitisation of the state's electricity assets.

    Staff Member: Robert Walker
    Publication: Sydney Morning Herald

    The Anti-Princess Club: Writer mum creates girls' book series minus the princesses External Link

    22 Feb 2015

    Associate Professor Rosina McAlpine-Mladenovic is interviewed for a story about a balanced approach to parenting in the context of breaking gender stereotypes.

    Staff Member: Rosina McAlpine-Mladenovic
    Publication: The Sunday Telegraph and Sunday Herald Sun

    The troubled campaign to privatise state assets External Link

    04 Oct 2014

    The Saturday Paper mentions research by Emeritus Professor Robert Walker in an article about privatisation.

    Staff Member: Robert Walker
    Publication: The Saturday Paper

    Asbestos fight flares up again External Link

    12 Apr 2014

    Sandra van der Laan is quoted in the article about the recent case asbestos victim Stephen Wickham won against James Hardie and the minimal funds left in the AICF fund set up to meet future asbestos claims.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: The Australian

    Reporting 'misrepresents' business sustainability: study External Link

    31 Mar 2014

    A report fins that several Australian companies could be inflating their adherence to corporate social responsibility guidelines. Max Baker is interviewed in the article.

    Staff Member: Max Baker
    Publication: The Conversation

    Loose rules take some 'ethics' out of investing External Link

    02 Feb 2014

    Dr Geoff Frost was quoted in a Sun Herald article about socially conscious investors.

    Staff Member: Geoff Frost
    Publication: Sydney Morning Herald

    Economists caution government on privatisation External Link

    09 Jan 2014

    The Sydney Morning Herald and Canberra Times report economists are warning the Abbott government not to rush to sell off Australia's remaining Commonwealth-owned business and quotes Dr Bob Walker from the University of Sydney Business School.

    Staff Member: Bob Walker
    Publication: Sydney Morning Herald

    Archer Daniels Midland, GrainCorp and the liability firewall External Link

    19 Nov 2013

    Max Baker discusses the government's pending decision to allow the sale of our largest publicly listed agribusinesses, GrainCorp, to giant American company Archer Daniels Midland.

    Staff Member: Max Baker
    Publication: The Conversation

    GrainCorp interview External Link

    19 Nov 2013

    ABC NewsRadio interviews Max about ADM's dark history and whether it is likely to affect Graincorp's future performance in terms of social responsibility.

    Staff Member: Max Baker
    Publication: ABC NewsRadio

    GrainCorp controversy explained External Link

    19 Nov 2013

    Max Baker was interviewed by The Wire for his expert opinion on the government's pending decision to allow the sale of our largest publicly listed agribusinesses, GrainCorp, to giant American company Archer Daniels Midland.

    Staff Member: Max Baker
    Publication: The Wire

    Australia has best educated unemployed workforce External Link

    12 Sep 2013

    The Australian Financial Review has interviewed Professor John Buchanan, Director of the Workplace Research Centre, on the issue of rising joblessness and underemployment despite workers' higher levels of qualification.

    Staff Member: John Buchanan
    Publication: Australian Financial Review

    The money or the box? External Link

    07 Sep 2013

    Emeritus Professor Bob Walker was quoted in a Sydney Morning Herald piece on Saturday about Labor's inability to sell its economic record.

    Staff Member: Bob Walker
    Publication: The Sydney Morning Herald

    Overseas companies may re-think investment External Link

    02 Sep 2013

    ABC 702 Sydney interviewed Associate Professor Nigel Finch, Business School, who said overseas companies may now think twice about investing in Australian mining, after the corruption findings yesterday against former Labor minister Ian Macdonald.

    Staff Member: Nigel Finch
    Publication: ABC Radio 702 Sydney

    Proven franchise ideas can help SMEs External Link

    21 Aug 2013

    The Bangkok Post has published an op-ed by Associate Professor Nigel Finch on the need for ASEAN to promote proven franchise models to avoid failing on its SME development objectives.

    Staff Member: Nigel Finch
    Publication: The Bangkok Post

    Franchise model ideal for ASEAN - Analysis External Link

    05 Aug 2013

    The Myanmar Times has published an op-ed by Dr Nigel Finch on the need for ASEAN to promote proven franchise models to avoid failing on its SME development objectives.

    Staff Member: Nigel Finch
    Publication: The Myanmar Times

    Fringe Benefits Tax changes External Link

    19 Jul 2013

    ABC News 24 reported there have been protests from the salary packaging industry over changes to the Fringe Benefits Tax as the federal government plugs the budget hole left by scrapping the carbon tax. Associate Professor Nigel Finch, University of Sydney Business School, was interviewed.

    Staff Member: Nigel Finch
    Publication: ABC News 24

    Are Consultants worth the money? External Link

    13 Jul 2013

    Fairfax Media has interviewed Professor Chris Wright on the topic of the role and use of managament consultants

    Staff Member: Christopher Wright
    Publication: The Sydney Morning Herald

    Accountability and asbestos: why the James Hardie compo model won't work for Telstra External Link

    09 Jul 2013

    The Conversation website has published an article co-authored by Associate Professor Sandra van der Laan, Business School, on why calls to establish a James Hardie-style compensation fund for workers affected by asbestos are misguided.

    Staff Member: Sandra van der Laan
    Publication: The Conversation

    How CSR transforms pursuit of profit into moral mission External Link

    18 Jun 2013

    Lecturer Max Baker has published an article on Corporate Social Responsibility at The Conversation.

    Staff Member: Max Baker
    Publication: The Conversation

    Australia to play key role in mining law reform External Link

    13 May 2013

    Associate Profesoor Nigel Finch has written an article for the Myanmar Times on the topic of mining law reform.

    Staff Member: Nigel Finch
    Publication: The Myanmar Times

    The Surf Club External Link

    09 May 2013

    Professor Sue Newberry has been interviewed by ABC Television's Four Corners program following her investigation of speculative investments made by Surf Life Saving Australia.

    Staff Member: Sue Newberry
    Publication: Four Corners

    How to be a bad sport and move to a tax haven External Link

    30 Apr 2013

    Crikey.com has interviewed David Chaikin, an associate professor at the University of Sydney Business School, regarding tax havens.

    Staff Member: David Chaikin
    Publication: Crikey.com

    Senate run must be more than a get-out-of-jail card for Assange External Link

    02 Apr 2013

    Max Baker discusses the need for Julian Assange to consider his Australian senate run as more than just a ticket out of the Ecuadorian embassy.

    Staff Member: Max Baker
    Publication: The Conversation

    Global Tax Havens External Link

    26 Feb 2013

    Radio 2SER has interviewed Eric Clubb, Accounting Lecturer, University of Sydney Business School, re global tax havens and how they work.

    Staff Member: Eric Clubb
    Publication: Radio 2SER

    Auditors and quality control External Link

    24 Feb 2013

    The Australian Financial Review has published a letter to the editor by Emeritus Professor Graeme Dean and Honorary Professor Frank Clarke at the University of Sydney Business School, in which they argue that a better focused accounting system with independent testing (in the quality control sense) by auditors would better inform shareholders and the market.

    Staff Member: Graeme Dean and Frank Clarke
    Publication: Australian Financial Review

    Congestion charge would cut Sydney traffic External Link

    15 Jan 2013

    http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/breaking-news/congestion-charge-would-cut-sydney-traffic/story-fn3dxiwe-1226633746985

    Staff Member: David Hensher
    Publication: Eco News

    Supporters to 'right' image of MLC head External Link

    10 Dec 2012

    The Australian has interviewed Professor John Roberts, Business School, on corporate governance in relation to the dismissal of the principal of Methodist Ladies College in Melbourne.

    Staff Member: John Roberts
    Publication: The Australian

    LNP budget claims are 'misleading and deceptive' External Link

    12 Sep 2012

    Professor Bob Walker has described the Queensland state governments assessment of its finances as "misleading and deceptive" in The Australian

    Staff Member: Bob Walker
    Publication: The Australian

    Queensland's Peter Costello 'audit' trashed by experts External Link

    07 Sep 2012

    Professor Bob Walker has reviewed former Federal Treasurer Peter Costello's audit of the Queensland state finances and declared that the report is neither independent, nor an "audit" as such.

    Staff Member: Bob Walker
    Publication: Courier-Mail

    Bonus question puzzles students External Link

    23 Jul 2012

    Published course entry scores are no longer the simple, unambiguous signposts they once were, with universities reinterpreting HSC results in a great variety of ways, notably by throwing bonus points into the mix.

    Staff Member: Philip Seltsikas
    Publication: Sydney Morning Herald

    Standards hobble auditors External Link

    20 Jun 2012

    The Australian Financial Review has published an op-ed co-authored by Frank Clarke and Graeme Dean, honorary professors in the Discipline of Accounting of the University of Sydney Business School, on the implications for auditors of the recent ruling to uphold the class action settlement in the Centro-PricewaterhouseCoopers case.

    Staff Member: Frank Clarke and Graeme Dean
    Publication: Australian Financial Review

    Electricity: sell-offs and rip-offs External Link

    06 Jun 2012

    ABC Radio South East NSW interviewed Honorary Professor Bob Walker, Discipline of Accounting at the University of Sydney Business School, regarding rising power prices and how the situation is being handled by the NSW government.

    Staff Member: Bob Walker
    Publication: ABC Radio South East NSW

    Accounting, it's so creative External Link

    29 May 2012

    The Age newspaper has made note of University of Sydney Business School Honorary Professor Bob Walker's defence of the need to maintain accounting standards at a University conference attended by industry.

    Staff Member: Bob Walker
    Publication: The Age

    Inspired Insights External Link

    01 Apr 2012

    In The Black magazine has interviewed Associate Professor in Accounting at the University of Sydney Business School, Rosina McAlpine, who, frustrated by a dearth of decent books on parenthood, penned her own guide to bringing up kids in the 21st century.

    Staff Member: Rosina McAlpine
    Publication: In The Black

    ASIC needs to sharpen its teeth External Link

    22 Mar 2012

    The Australian Securities and Investments Commission's threat to get tough on disclosure is just about an annual event now. Though the motivation is legitimate, it is not so well placed when it has to be made so often.

    Staff Member: Frank Clarke and Graeme Dean
    Publication: Australian Financial Review

    Fresh focus on 'true and fair' External Link

    29 Jun 2011

    The University of Sydney Business School Accounting Professors Frank Clarke and Graeme Dean have written in the Australian Financial Review about the implications of the federal court decision in the Centro case.

    Staff Member: Graeme Dean
    Publication: Australian Financial Review

    Flailing in the dark for answers on electricity sale External Link

    24 Jan 2011

    Accounting Professor Bob Walker from the University of Sydney talks about the New South Wales electricity sales and how the Government has witheld so many details that it is impossible to analyse the multibillion-dollar transactions.

    Staff Member: Bob Walker
    Publication: The Sydney Morning Herald

    ASIC is wounded, time for a rethink External Link

    29 Dec 2010

    James Hardie directors' appeal against the decision favouring ASIC brings increased criticism. It may be time to question whether a group of companies is capable of being regulated, write the University of Sydney Business School Accounting Professors Frank Clarke and Graeme Dean.

    Staff Member: Graeme Dean
    Publication: Australian Financial Review