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Insights and updates from Victoria Business School, including research stories, staff and student success, engagement activities, and media commentary.

  • Students from TOUR380 Tourism Research explore Zealandia.

    Tourism students help Zealandia engage with locals

    Victoria Business School students have helped staff at Zealandia Ecosanctuary better understand locals’ awareness and perception of Zealandia as well as provide them with insights into how to better engage with the Wellington community.

  • What Google hides from its users

    Master of Commerce student Cameron Lai explores the perils of reliance on Google, finding the search engine hides 20 percent of relevant information.

  • Women’s gamble in an old boys club

    Dr Jessica Lai from the School of Accounting and Commercial Law argues against the belief women are innately different to men in a way that makes them less suitable for STEM.

  • Budget moves not nearly enough to meet child poverty targets

    The indexation changes in the Wellbeing Budget will help the Government get closer to its child poverty reduction targets, but base benefits need to rise and Working For Families tax credits need a boost to really address child poverty, says senior researcher Michael Fletcher from the Institute of Governance and Policy Studies.