Murray Hunter

Murray Hunter

Murray Hunter is an academic, entrepreneur, consultant, and researcher with wide interests. He has been involved in business, higher education, and public policy for over 30 years within the Asian region across Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand. As well as being involved in enterprise start-ups, Murray is the author of a number of books, numerous research and conceptual papers, and commentator on the issues of entrepreneurship, development, education, and politics in a number of magazines and online news sites around the world.

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The plight of academic freedom in Malaysia

The Malaysian government is trying to develop the country into an education hub. Most universities seek awards of excellence and to get their institutions into the rankings.

Why Malaysian university research has a long way to go

Malaysia is spending about 5.9 percent of GDP on education and 1.13 percent of GDP on research and development. However as at 2014, no Malaysian universities have made the top...

Is Australia’s government promoting Islamophobia?

There are almost 500,000 Muslims in Australia, with 400 mosques serving them. According to the Australian Security Intelligence Organization (ASIO) 2012-13 Annual Report to the Australian Parliament, there were over...