Jim Stanford

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Jim Stanford

Jim Stanford is an economist and Director of the Centre for Future Work at the Australia Institute.

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Research report

02 May 2017
Australians continue to debate the Fair Work Commission’s recent decision to reduce Sunday and holiday penalty rates...
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Briefing paper

23 Mar 2017
Government and business leaders have proposed a range of possible “transition” mechanisms to ease the economic hardship...
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Briefing paper

22 Dec 2016
This paper considers the likely utilisation of paid family and domestic violence leave provisions if they are extended...
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Blog post

15 Dec 2016
Holidays are important. We dream about them. We plan them. We take them on our own, with family, and with friends. Paid...
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Commentary

Article

28 Nov 2016
Short commentary article summarizing findings and policy implications of a research paper on threats to access to, and...
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Briefing paper

24 Nov 2016
Remember when Prime Minister Turnbull and Immigration Minister Dutton blamed unionized construction workers for the...

Commentary

Article

10 Aug 2016
The Reserve Bank of Australia, like central bankers around the world, is sailing in uncharted waters. In its recent...

Commentary

Article

08 Aug 2016
Penalty rates for working on weekends were an important 'sleeper' issue in the recent federal election. On the surface...

Discussion paper

09 Jun 2016
Public opinion polls indicate that voters regularly rank economic issues at the top of their list of concerns and...

Research report

Report

02 Jun 2016
The problems in Australia’s manufacturing sector are well-known, and many Australians have concluded that the decline...