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Zoe Staines

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Policy report

Hidden costs: an independent study into income management in Australia

This report summarises preliminary findings from a national independent study into the ongoing expansion of income management (IM) in Australia. The study was funded by the Australian Research Council over a three-year period from 2018-2020.
Commentary

A new inquiry into Indigenous policy must address the root causes of failure

When it comes to improving Indigenous policies and programs, Indigenous communities should be the ones evaluating government – rather than the other way around.
Commentary

The Indigenous employment gap is widening and we don’t know how to fix it

Governments have relied on a series of employment programs to tackle the employment gap, but these have not yielded positive outcomes.