David Trigger


The right to protect sites: Indigenous heritage management in the era of native title

Although most native title holders have had specific rights to protect places of significance recognised by Australian law, many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are finding it harder than ever to prevent the destruction of such sites in the face of development. Few state...

Does the way we measure poverty matter?

This paper assesses the impact on the estimated level of poverty of variations in some of the key poverty measurement parameters. Expenditure data have been analysed to assess the sensitivity of poverty estimates, derived from a range of poverty indexes, to variations in the generosity...