January 2001

Research report

1 Feb 2001

This paper by Rhema Vaithianathan argues that since insurers are able to design plans to separate risk groups, the consequences of adverse selection - one of the bases for the introduction of the Private Health Insurance Incentive Act (1998) - may have been exaggerated.

Research report

1 Feb 2001

A plethora of working arrangements have been advanced to meet the difficulties workers encounter in combining work and family roles. The focus of this article is on outlining family obligations and then classifying family responsive working arrangements against these obligations. It is argued that the...

Research report

1 Feb 2001

This paper by Liz Curran examines the position of those refugees who have been classified as "temporary protection visa refugees" and will also very briefly examine the current position in relation to a small group of asylum seekers who live in the community and are...