Hal Kendig

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20 Oct 2016


This volume provides evidence from many of Australia’s leading scholars from a range of social science disciplines to support policies that address challenges presented by Australia’s ageing population. It builds on presentations made to the 2014 Symposium of the Academy of the...

Audio program

17 Jul 2015

By 2050 a quarter of our population will be over sixty-five but we'll be living longer and with different expectations of life in our latter years. We explore the options of how to live and where to live beyond the conventional choices of downsizing the...

12 Aug 2011

Expect resistance to implementing the report’s recommendations, says Hal Kendig in The Conversation .


What is the most remarkable aspect of this report?

The Productivity Commission is proposing an important set of reforms with its Caring for Older Australians...

Literature review

30 Nov 2006

This report examines what the currently available literature has to say in relation to the following three questions:

1. What are the financial costs and benefits to individuals and governments of using private housing as the home base for the provision of care services...

Research report

1 Jun 2001

Over recent years aged care has emerged as a significant public issue in the popular media and in the rhetoric of politicians anticipating elections. The prominence of nursing home scandals reflects a deep and longstanding public concern for vulnerable older people. The major issues of...

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