UABS KNOWLEDGE

Research and analysis

This section contains an overview of the research and commentary emerging from the University of Auckland Business School, with new content added weekly.

Latest research and analysis

CAREERS

How future-proof are you?

Our challenge is not to protect old jobs or create new ones, but to manage the transition between the two, says Rod McNaughton.

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LEADERSHIP

How youth are breaking leadership taboos

Young people are starting to reject common assumptions about how they should act, argues Fiona Kennedy. Other groups could learn from them.

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INNOVATION

Lessons from Netflix's meteoric rise

Netflix will continue to grow, erasing smaller competitors in New Zealand and abroad, predict Paul Rataul, Dan Tisch, and Peter Zámborský.

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SUSTAINABILITY

How cities can deliver a low-emission future

Cities are where the fight for sustainable energy will be won or lost, argues Simon Corbell. And when it comes to answers, size doesn't matter.

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PROPERTY

Fear and conflict hinder Māori land aspirations

To successfully develop Māori land, you must first identify and embrace its unique characteristics, argues Kiri Dell.

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ECONOMICS

Our global economic future and how to fix it

Countries around the world are broke, and this will have dire consequences for future generations, warms Laurence Kotlikoff . The only way to fix things is to put everything 'on the books'.

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TECHNOLOGY

Forget bitcoin, blockchain technology is much bigger

Blockchain, the technology underpinning cryptocurrencies, is set to transform society and the economy even more profoundly than the internet has, argues Alex Sims.

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MARKETING

Want to attract fan-page followers? Here's how

To use social media effectively, companies must first understand what users do online, and how they feel about company content, advises Hamidreza Shahbaznezhad.

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INNOVATION

Why companies should shape, not predict, the market

Suvi Nenonen and Kaj Storbacka argue for a radical rethink by New Zealand companies about how markets work and, therefore, how best to grow business.

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SUMMER READING

Summer Reading

Summer at last! Time, then, for our annual summer reading recommendations.

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SUSTAINABILITY

China leads 'global green shift'

China's push for renewable energy is driving down costs worldwide, and creating massive business opportunities, argues John Mathews.

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COMMERCIAL LAW

The dark side of artificial intelligence

Automated decision-making can be as manipulative and biased as a human, and it urgently needs regulating, warns Benjamin Liu.

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