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Commuters help regions tap into city-driven growth

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Todd Denham, RMIT University There is a strong geographic element to the transitions in the Australian economy that our prime minister so frequently refers to. Generally, the old economy, based on manufacturing, mining and agriculture, provided employment and opportunity in regional Australia, whereas the new jobs in knowledge-intensive industries are …

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Overconfidence is responsible for a lot of mistakes, here’s how to avoid it

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Adrian R. Camilleri, RMIT University People are notoriously overconfident. Regardless of the context – sports, finance, politics – people believe that their judgements and decisions are better than they really are. The shock comes later after Steven Bradbury wins a Winter Olympic gold medal, Brexit destabilises financial markets, and Donald …

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Are shipping containers really the answer for affordable housing?

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Time for a reality check By Vidyasagar Potdar, Curtin University Housing affordability issues in Australia have resulted in people looking for alternative ways to build accommodation more cheaply. A recent worldwide trend has been to convert shipping containers to liveable accommodation. However, some real challenges lie behind the rosy picture of …

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