Labour market

Report

15 May 2017
Research Summary This study investigated the relationships between housing, housing markets and the labour market. It...

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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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27 Mar 2017
Increasingly, unemployment rates tell only part of the story of young people’s jobs challenge. Underemployment, at 18...
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Commentary

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22 Mar 2017
The Victorian government’s announcement of an early retirement scheme aimed at redeploying some workers (losing their...

Commentary

Article

14 Dec 2016
With around 470 staff, the JBS Meatworks is Bordertown’s biggest employer. Almost two-thirds of its workforce are...

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09 Dec 2016
Temporary migrants play an important role in Australia’s workforce and student population. Little is known, however,...
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30 Nov 2016
This research report presents findings from Generation X and Generation Y from the Life Patterns project. The Life...
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Journal article

30 Nov 2016
The emergence in the United States of large-scale “megaregions” centered on major metropolitan areas is a phenomenon...

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21 Nov 2016
The youth unemployment rate of 12.8% (trend rate) for October remains much higher than the rates before the global...
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11 Nov 2016
The future of work offers a heady mixture of excitement and promise as new ways of working become embedded in the...

Discussion paper

07 Nov 2016
This paper was released on 7 November 2016 to assist participants in preparing a submission to the inquiry into...
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31 Oct 2016
Positions Vacant? When the Jobs Aren’t There is the title of the 2016 report, and it is informed by Anglicare Australia...

Commentary

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28 Oct 2016
When the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released the September Labour Force Survey data, shadow minister for...
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27 Oct 2016
The Inquiry has recommended that a licensing scheme be set up to regulate labour hire operators. The report also called...
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Briefing paper

26 Oct 2016
This In Brief highlights local ni-Vanuatu support structures initiated through workers’ participation in Australia’s...

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05 Oct 2016
This report shows that Australia has caught up to - and on some measures surpassed - the United States in female labour...

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04 Oct 2016
The Unions NSW report provides a case study of Airtasker, looking specifically at the industrial implications for...

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28 Sep 2016
The effect of house prices on households’ financial decisions has been an important question facing researchers and...

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31 Aug 2016
Executive summary Young people bore the brunt of softening in the labour market in Australia following the impact of...
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