A lack of scale means UNSW’s cost per unit of output is very high. Increasing volume, while maintain quality, would help reduce those costs… … "Lack of Scale (UNSW)" will have a long-term negative impact on this entity, which subtracts from the entity's value. "Lack of Scale (UNSW)" is an easy qualitative factor to overcome, so the investment will not have to spend much time trying to overcome this issue.