Workforce participation

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

Commentary

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18 Apr 2017
The Turnbull Government is axing the 457 Visa program and replacing it with a new Temporary Skill Shortage Visa. This...
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31 Mar 2017
Summary A growing and ageing population and an ageing health workforce creates challenges for New Zealand to have the...
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03 Mar 2017
Armed robbery exposes workers to serious harm in an environment where day-to-day safety is not normally a concern, and...
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Commentary

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31 Jan 2017
Australia’s disability employment landscape is transforming. The National Disablity Insurance Scheme continues to be...
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21 Dec 2016
Anecdotal evidence strongly suggests that internships and other forms of unpaid work experience (UWE) are becoming...
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01 Dec 2016
As the workforce ages, and people retire later in life, organizations will need to develop strategies to engage their...
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12 Sep 2016
Workers compensation has a fraught history in most jurisdictions and Victoria is no exception. It is socially...

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18 Aug 2016
As South Australia’s baby boomers rapidly approach old age, who will be responsible for their financial wellbeing? What...

Audio interview

Audio program

26 Jul 2016
Age and Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Susan Ryan, steps down this week after five years in the job. Ryan is...
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25 Jul 2016
A new PwC global report has found that harnessing the power of an older workforce could deliver gains of up to $78...

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01 Jul 2016
In December 2015, the Committee for Gippsland initiated a project to inform and drive a recommended approach to...

Guide

24 Jun 2016
A new resource from the University of Technology Sydney Centre for Local Government (UTS:CLG) provides local government...
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Guide

22 Jun 2016
Under Australia’s Working Holiday Maker (WHM) program, young people (aged 18 to 30 years) from certain countries may...
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Working paper

17 Jun 2016
An amendment to legislation in 2009 enabled New Zealand firms with fewer than 20 employees to hire new workers on trial...

Commentary

Article

06 Jun 2016
The latest ABS report on Indigenous people in the workforce confirms an ongoing trend of low participation. Our...
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Policy

19 May 2016
In 2015 we saw too many instances of workers’ rights trampled, not just by fly-by-night operations, but by household...
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01 May 2016
Australia is moving backwards on work and family issues. Supports for workers with caring responsibilties are being...

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13 Apr 2016
This paper provides a summary of the key findings from this evaluation into meeting the needs of parents who work non-...
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