Associate Professor at University of Tasmania
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    Timber giant Gunns felled by the 'perfect storm'

    Forestry company Gunns has been entered into voluntary administration after posting a $904 million loss today. Tough economic conditions, including a high Australian dollar and falling woodchip prices…

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    Gunns heading for its Tasmanian endgame

    In chess, the endgame takes place when only a handful of pieces are left on the board. In close games, the players must select the best move available to avoid being checkmated. Gunns – Tasmania’s “forest…

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    Is the Tasmanian forest agreement collapsing?

    On 18 May 2011, The Wilderness Society suspended its participation in Tasmania’s forest peace talks. Is this the beginning of the end for these negotiations? Perhaps, but only because the solution emerging…


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