Justin Brown


Countering Chinese economic coercion: enhanced cooperation between Australia and Europe

China appears increasingly confident in aligning itself politically against the West. But there are ways for Australia and Europe to even the balance.

Survey and focus groups of students enrolled in Australian Vocational Education and Training (VET) offshore: final report

Little is currently known about the student experience of Australian vocational education and training (VET) offshore. This research project, commissioned under the Australian Government’s National Strategy for International Education 2025, takes important first steps towards building an evidence base to inform policy, practice and research.

In their words: student choice in training markets - Victorian examples

This research, which aims to enhance understanding of student choice and entitlements to training from the students’ perspective, has collected and analysed data from over 150 students in Victoria on how they make their VET choices and contrasted this with the existing literature on choice...

Focus groups for informing AWPA’s Engineering Workforce Study 2014

To support the development of the Engineering workforce study (31), the Australian Workplace and Productivity Agency (AWPA) commissioned the Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) to conduct focus group consultations. The aim of the consultation was to investigate the participation of women and mature-aged workers...