Asian studies, political science and social sciences
September 9th, 2016
Prime Minister Turnbull recently stated that “China has more freedom to invest in Australia, indeed all foreigners have more freedom to invest in Australia, than almost any other country.” Dr Jeffrey Wilson, a fellow of Murdoch’s Asia Research Centre, discussed free trade with Australia in a collaborative piece in The Conversation. Dr Wilson outlined how […]
August 23rd, 2016
A three year study led by Murdoch University researchers into the work of participatory arts organisation BIG hART has highlighted that such groups are chronically underfunded.
March 1st, 2016
In an article published by the Australian Institute of International Affairs, Dr Jeffrey Wilson, a fellow of Murdoch’s Asia Research Centre, examines the impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership on the fragmented trade architecture of the Asia Pacific.
December 2nd, 2015
An independent report commissioned by Murdoch University has found that a more cooperative and strategic approach between and within countries in Asia will be required to tackle the challenge of food security.
November 19th, 2015
A new report co-written by a Murdoch University economist calls for one of the greatest health care overhauls since the introduction of Medicare.
November 16th, 2015
A Murdoch University PhD student and a researcher have been awarded federal government scholarships to support their investigations.
October 19th, 2015
A Sir Walter Murdoch School Masters student is preparing to attend the UN’s annual Conference of Parties (COP21), a crucial international meeting on climate change in Paris in December after consulting with Australia’s leaders in Canberra.
October 5th, 2015
In an opinion piece for The West Australian, Associate Professor Francesco Paolucci and Dr Martin Whitely ask whether private patients opting to be treated at Fiona Stanley Hospital are driving unexpected demand.
September 28th, 2015
The volunteering experience for university students and the organisations they help can be improved if expectations are clear before the volunteer activity begins, a Murdoch University-led study has found.
September 1st, 2015
A new academic appointment at Murdoch University aims to deepen understanding of India, facilitate the cultivation of better links with Indian research institutions and attract more Indian students to the Perth university.