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Fiona Macdonald

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Briefing paper

Budget analysis 2022-23: a budget to get to the May election – but no further

The Morrison Government has tabled its budget for the 2022-23 financial year. In this briefing paper, the Centre for Future Work's team of economists unpacks the budget, considers its effects and suggests alternatives.
Report

Women, work, care and COVID

This report examines how women in couple families with male partners and primary school-aged children managed work, family and remote schooling during long pandemic-related lockdowns. It draws on in-depth interviews with 14 women and the findings highlight how the triple load in lockdowns is taking...
Report

Nature and extent of gender-based violence in individualised disability support and aged care services in Victoria

This scoping study, conducted for WorkSafe Victoria, reports on available evidence on the nature and extent of gender-based violence in individualised disability support and aged care services in Victoria. The study also explores what is known about the circumstances in which working conditions may provide...
Briefing paper

Day in the life of a care and support worker

This research uses time diaries and interviews to obtain detailed data on workers’ time during the working day and their paid and unpaid work.
Report

Precarity and job instability on the frontlines of NDIS support work

In this report, researchers document the experience of front-line disability service workers under the NDIS based on first-hand qualitative interviews.