Business and Economics

Environment - Business - Jul 16
Sharing data may be a vital element in ending illegal fishing - a crime currently robbing nations of approximately $23 billion annually while also undermining legal fisheries management and industry practices. A perpetrator of human trafficking, smuggling, human rights violations and environmental degradation, illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing poses a serious threat to the economies, environment and security of nations.
Business - Jul 16

Increasingly scarce metals are being recovered from mining waste by University of Queensland researchers, who are making the most of native plants' metal-absorbing nature. Phytomining involves harvesting metals from the living tissue of a group of plants known as hyperaccumulators, which retain metals in high concentrations after absorbing them through their roots.

Business - Innovation - Jul 11

Additive manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing, is a game-changer for the field of manufacturing, enabling significant savings of cost, time and materials. In traditional manufacturing, parts are manufactured in large quantities at centralized factories, then shipped out to consumers.

Business - Innovation - Jul 2

Additive manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing, is a promising new technology for all areas of aviation manufacturing. Additive manufacturing's flexibility in design and customization, cost reduction, and speed in delivering finished parts make it a perfect fit for creating parts used in aviation contexts.

Business - Event - Jun 30

When Pedro Ferreira walks onto the stage in Dalian, China, at the World Economic Forum 's 2019 Meeting of New Champions , a portion of his thoughts will be on the beach. And not because the host city overlooks the Yellow Sea.

Environment - Business - Jul 16

John Roles is a University of Queensland PhD candidate using his life's experience in the power industry to tackle the future of energy. More than 30 years after receiving his undergraduate degree in engineering, John returned to UQ's IMB to complete a doctorate in the energy economics of renewable fuels after identifying something lacking in the industry.

Innovation - Business - Jul 5

Recent notable books by University of Washington faculty members explore how the U.S. government has historically used credit to create opportunity, how "reproductive slavery” has left lasting ramifications, and how technology design benefits from human values.

Business - Jul 1

In this era of data mining, large analytics and machine learning, it can seem that the ever-growing gathering and analyzation of people's data are the key to economic prosperity. At times, it may also feel that concerns over privacy are, at best, misguided and, at worst, may negatively impact our humankind's ability to learn from data to solve societal problems.

Business - Jun 27

The hotter the day the more likely US immigration judges are to make harsher decisions - a new study by the universities of Ottawa, Canada and Sussex, England can reveal. The study, published in the American Economic Journal: Applied Economics , analyses the impact of outdoor temperatures on high-stakes decisions made in 207,000 US immigration cases.

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