Thought leadership | 28 Feb 2019
Professor Rosalind Dixon on fragile democracies and a universal carbon tax
Professor Rosalind Dixon is a Professor of Law at UNSW. One of her current research areas is constitutional law. She has conducted extensive research on fragile democracies, such as Hungary and Nicaragua, as well as democratic backsliding. Professor Dixon is also interested in economic equality and has recently co-developed the Australian Carbon Dividend Plan, a universal carbon tax that compensates citizens rather than gov
Thought leadership | 21 Nov 2018
UNSW launches climate change tax plan that pays revenue back to voters
The new Member for Wentworth, Kerryn Phelps, helped present the climate policy, which taxes carbon dioxide emissions and compensates all Australian households.
Opinion | 21 Nov 2018
OPINION The carbon tax that would leave households better off
It is possible to both tax carbon emissions and enrich households. A report to be released by UNSW Sydney today outlines how.
Opinion | 11 Sep 2018
If the NBN and Snowy Hydro 2.0 were value for money, would we know?
We are getting closer to being able to apply private sector rigour to the examination of public sector projects with social benefits.
Thought leadership | 10 Sep 2018
Innovative new method puts a price on public spending
New UNSW Sydney report introduces Social Return Accounting, an innovative method for measuring the value of government expenditures.
05 Sep 2018
UNSW professor named Australian Law Academic of the Year
Professor Rosalind Dixon kept the UNSW streak alive at the 18th Annual Lawyers Weekly Australian Law Awards.
Achievement | 04 Jun 2018
Sting is in the tail for strict High Court citizenship ruling
The citizenship troubles that rocked the Labor Party this week are not all good news for the government, writes Rosalind Dixon.
26 Mar 2018
From huts to the Roundhouse
Memories of lectures in the “huts” at UNSW flowed freely at the reunion of the first graduating classes of the Law School on 7 March.