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Frank Stilwell

Discussion paper

Can less work be more fair?

This paper is a collection of contributions from leading academics and social justice campaigners providing different perspectives on the ideas of shorter working hours and Universal Basic Income.
Journal article

Green-collar' jobs: employment impacts of climate change policies

Consequences of the implementation of climate change policies on employment - creation of jobs, types and location of jobs - developments culminating in the commitment to environmental economic policy change - threats and opportunities in the labour market - employment implications of energy technologies -...
Journal article

A Region Back on the Rails?: Passenger Rail and Regional Development on the NSW Far North Coast

The recent publication of the NSW Government's draft Far North Coast Regional Strategy (NSW Department of Planning 2006) provides a timely and interesting context in which to examine the NSW Far North Coast region. At stake are issues of regional governance and planning, spatial economic...
Conference paper

Understanding Sydney as a global city

There is an ascendant academic argument that key economic processes are increasingly built at the scale of the city and, in turn, that successful urban economies are increasingly detached from their traditional hinterlands. Cities, in this city-centric global economy, are argued to be immersed in...
Conference paper

Basing economy on materiality: An analysis of Sydney's freight flows

This paper is part of a systematic examination by the authors of Sydney’s changing political economy within its largely self-imposed globalisation agenda.