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9 Apr 2018

This consolidated report contains findings based on all data collections undertaken over the course of the evaluation, including surveys and interviews with NDIS participants, their families and carers, disability support providers, and other stakeholders.

Working paper

22 Oct 2014

The norms of men as breadwinners and women as carers face a different reality, with large and ongoing consequences for employment arrangements, family formation and the raising of children.


Traditional gender roles are being disturbed by the increasing earnings of women...

Journal article

1 Jan 2013

This article shows that in 2011-2012 the Australian resources sector was challenged by sharp demands for experienced skilled workers. These shortages reflected the limited pool of specialised Australian skilled labour willing to relocate to Western Australia, the falling numbers of workers taking up apprenticeships and...

Working paper

31 Mar 2010

This paper presents the results of examining the influence of some key determinants of employment and hours worked for both single and coupled males and females in Australia.

The Australian economy has experienced long-run structural changes in both the supply and demand for labour...


21 Aug 2007

This paper provides the results of econometric examination of the causes of labour market outcome for immigrants to Australia. Because labour market success is measured on a continuous scale it is possible to confirm the importance of a number of immigrant attributes in explaining labour...

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