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Job redundancy


Discussion paper

A New Zealand income insurance scheme: a discussion document

This discussion document proposes a new way of protecting workers and the economy - a New Zealand income insurance scheme.

Rethinking redundancy for the automation age

Automation is changing the way we work. While new innovations are essential to improve productivity, often the incorporation of new tech into workplaces pushes Australians out of work – sometimes permanently. This report explores how overdue reforms to Australia’s redundancy framework can provide a smoother...

The transition of the Australian car manufacturing sector

This report outlines how former car manufacturing workers are taking up new opportunities in the workforce and examines the best practices to support workers into new jobs.

The Hazelwood early retirement scheme: history is repeating itself

The Victorian government’s announcement of an early retirement scheme aimed at redeploying some workers (losing their jobs due to the Hazelwood power station closure) to another power generator in the Latrobe Valley has been welcomed in many quarters. The early retirement approach to large-scale job...
Audio interview

CSIRO staff concerned redundancies will significantly reduce northern Australia presence

The CSIRO Staff Association says the company's northern Australian footprint will be significantly reduced after its redundancy process is complete. The publicly-funded scientific institution has been gradually whittled away losing 1,300 positions over the past two years and a further 300 job cuts being processed...
Conference paper

Adjustment to retrenchment – a case of challenging the global economy in the suburbs?

This paper reports findings from a three year mixed methods study of voluntary and involuntary retrenchment at two automotive industry plants in metro Adelaide in 2004.