School of Business and Governance

School of Business and Governance announces new Advisory Board

July 5th, 2018

The Murdoch School of Business and Governance has announced its new Advisory Board, which will bring together professionals from local business, government and education to offer their expertise, guidance and leadership. At an official ceremony yesterday evening, Murdoch University Vice Chancellor Eeva Leinonen welcomed the new Advisory Board members to their roles. “The University and the […]

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New research: Australia’s political system a model for others

June 6th, 2018

Australia’s political system has much to teach the world according to new research at Murdoch University. Dean of the Sir Walter Murdoch Graduate School, Professor Ben Reilly, investigated the effects of electoral systems in ethnically-divided societies around the world.

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Opinion: Anwar speaks a tough truth

May 21st, 2018

Professor Ben Reilly says Australian governments of both persuasions have long avoided talking about the growing problem of authoritarianism in our region.

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Terror attack warning for Indonesia

May 16th, 2018

Dr Ian Wilson

A Murdoch University terrorism expert has warned that Indonesia should brace itself for more attacks in the wake of a series of shocking suicide bombings committed by families in the city of Surabaya in East Java.

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Researchers urge international organisations to lift veil of secrecy

May 16th, 2018

Australia must do more to persuade international organisations (IOs) like the United Nations to be more transparent and accountable, a Murdoch University researcher has said.

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Politics Opinion: Expert views on Federal Budget 2018

May 9th, 2018

Dr Ian Cook, Senior Lecturer in Australian Politics, shares his analysis of how WA has fared in the Federal Budget 2018.

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Award-winning Business & Governance students graduate with the world at their feet

May 2nd, 2018

High-performing students from the School of Business and Governance have been honoured at a special awards ceremony.

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Business students offered new study abroad options to expand global focus

April 13th, 2018

From 2019 Murdoch University business and commerce students will have the opportunity to split their studies between Perth and the University of Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom. Dual degree undergraduate programs will allow domestic and international students to complete 18 months study in each location and to graduate with a degree from each University.

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Opinion: Punks are not dead in Indonesia, they’ve turned to Islam

March 27th, 2018

Murdoch PhD student Hikmawan Saefullah discusses the emergence of Islamic punks in Indonesia in a recent article in The Conversation.

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Wanted: Western Australia’s next top economics forecaster

March 26th, 2018

Money tree graphic

High school students will get the chance to pit their wits against the West Australian’s economics editor Shane Wright thanks to an online forecasting competition organised by Murdoch University and the Economic Teachers Association of WA.

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