March 2000

Research report

14 Mar 2000

Australians are working longer hours than at any time during the past 20 years. A consequence of this has been that the proportion who are overworked-defined here as those working 49 or more hours per week-is greater than ever before. Paradoxically, this trend has also...

Research report

7 Mar 2000

Today, as a sovereign nation, Australia enters into treaties and its Parliaments decide whether to implement them as law in Australia. This situation is vastly different from that which prevailed at the time the Commonwealth Constitution came into effect.

In 1901, the Australian Government...