Research Scholars – The Centre for Independent Studies

Zachary Lanigan


Featured Publication

  • Does high-rise development damage neighbourhood character? 29 April 2021 | PP40
    Local residents often oppose new apartment buildings on the grounds that they would harm neighbourhood character. This paper suggests these concerns are overstated. The paper examines several examples of high-rise development in Sydney: Chatswood, Forest Lodge, Green Square, Liverpool and…...
    Local residents often oppose new apartment buildings on the grounds that they would harm neighbourhood character. This paper suggests these concerns are overstated. The paper examines several examples of high-rise development in Sydney: Chatswood, Forest Lodge, Green Square, Liverpool and…
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Media & Commentary

  • Bubble talk is babble 26 March 2021 | Ideas@TheCentre
    Despite popular hysteria from talking heads, we’re not in the midst of a housing bubble. Yes, property markets are buzzing — with many bullish reports on sales and volumes. Prices are growing at the fastest rate in 17 years –…
    Despite popular hysteria from talking heads, we’re not in the midst of a housing bubble. Yes, property markets are buzzing — with many bullish reports on sales and volumes. Prices are growing at the fastest rate in 17 years –…
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  • GameStop reveals anomalies 26 February 2021 | IDEAS@THECENTRE
    Robinhood, the platform built upon democratising investment, has become an illustrative example of an intrinsic issue for the stock market: it is perceived to be a rigged game that talks big about supporting free markets but protects existing players. In…
    Robinhood, the platform built upon democratising investment, has become an illustrative example of an intrinsic issue for the stock market: it is perceived to be a rigged game that talks big about supporting free markets but protects existing players. In…
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