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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Business school’s evolution gets international nod of approval

October 10th, 2012

Murdoch Business School (MBS) has become only the second school in Australia to be granted membership by the UK’s Association of Business Schools (ABS).

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Vice Chancellor discusses lessons learnt from the GFC

July 5th, 2012

Murdoch University Vice Chancellor Professor Richard Higgott will be presenting the prestigious Noordin Sopiee Lecture in Malaysia on July 9.

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A precarious world economy: Australia still 'lucky' but not immune

September 1st, 2011

In this comment piece, leading political economist and Vice Chancellor of Murdoch University, Professor Richard Higgott, writes about Australia's place in the global economy and looks at what the future may hold for Western Australia.

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Causes of the global financial crisis unveiled

July 20th, 2010

Joseph Stiglitz speaking at Murdoch University

Nobel Prize-winning economist Professor Joseph Stiglitz spoke to a capacity crowd at Murdoch University on the first date of an Australian tour.

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