David Hansell

Working paper

The career effects of labour market conditions at entry

This paper explores the effects of labour market conditions at graduation on an individual’s work‑life over the following decade.
Working paper

Productivity-enhancing labour reallocation in Australia

This paper exploits firm-level data to explore the nature of productivity-enhancing labour reallocation in Australia over the period 2002-2016.
Working paper

Wage growth in Australia: lessons from longitudinal microdata

This paper uses novel microdata sources spanning 2001-02 to 2015-16 to explore the structural drivers of wage growth in Australia, with a view to better understanding recent weak wage growth – a phenomenon observed across a range of advanced economies.

Firm dynamics and productivity growth in Australian manufacturing and business services

This paper examines the productivity of firms in manufacturing and business services, particularly the contribution of entry and exit to aggregate productivity growth.