Publications & Reports

For the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

  • Becker, S. O., Grosfeld, I., Grosjean, P., Voigtländer, N., & Zhuravskaya, E. (2020). Forced migration and human capital: Evidence from post-WWII population transfers†. American Economic Review, 110(5), 1430-1463


CIES Annual Report 2019 

UNSW Strategy 2025 Innovation Statement 



Why do markets need designing?



  • Zhang, D., Pan, S. L., Yu, J., & Liu, W. (2020). Orchestrating big data analytics capability for sustainability: A study of air pollution management in China. Information and Management.
  • Vidgen, R., Hindle, G., & Randolph, I. (2020). Exploring the ethical implications of business analytics with a business ethics canvas. European Journal of Operational Research, 281(3), 491-501


SPRC Annual Reports

SPRC Work, Income and Health Inequity Report 2021 

Inequality in Australia 2020 Report 


  • Iskhakov, F., & Keane, M. (2020). Effects of taxes and safety net pensions on life-cycle labor supply, savings and human capital: The case of Australia. Journal of Econometrics.

Reports and Articles

Cracks in the Concrete City: Defects in Strata 

2020 Australian Homelessness Monitor


  • Meyer, R., Kornberger, M., & Hoellerer, M. (2020). How cities think: Thought style, thought collective, and the impact of strategy. Research in the Sociology of Organizations.



Kaldor Centre Impact Report 

Kaldor Centre Factsheets 


  • Walpole, M. (2020). Ethical standards for tax advisers. In R. F. van Brederode (Ed.), Ethics and Taxation (pp. 233-246).
  • Gregson, S., & Quinlan, M. (2020). Subcontracting and low pay kill: Lessons from the health and safety consequences of sweated labour in the garment industry, 1880-1920. Labor History (US), 1-17.

Explore the SDGs

Explore UNSW's contributions to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, designed to tackle the world’s most pressing challenges, such as ending poverty and hunger, climate change, the reduction of inequalities and more. 

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