Published Research - Employee Earnings and Hours


This page lists publications that have used the Employee Earnings and Hours microdata. ABS encourages researchers to provide citations for their published research using microdata so that others can share the benefits of that research. This information also helps ABS understand the range of research activities undertaken.

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Lass, I. and Wooden, M. 2017, 'The Structure of the Wage Gap for Temporary Workers: Evidence from Australian Panel Data', IZA Discussion Papers, No. 10670.

Healy, J. 2016, 'Low-wage Workers in Lacklustre Firms? Evidence from the Australian Workplace Relations Study', Working Paper, Australian Workplace Relations Study Conference.

Deloitte Access Economics, 2015, 'The economic value of informal care in 2015'. Report prepared for Carers Australia.

Bray, J.R. 2014, 'Changes in Inequality in Australia and the Redistributional Impacts of Taxes and Government Benefits'. Chapter 18 in Measuring and Promoting Wellbeing: How Important is Economic Growth?

Healy, Joshua & Kidd, Michael P. 2013, 'Gender-based undervaluation and the equal remuneration powers of Fair Work Australia', The Journal of Industrial Relations, 55:5.

Lower, T., Pollock, K. and Herde, E. 2013, 'Australian quad bike fatalities: what is the economic cost?'. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 173-178.

McVicar, D. and Wilkins, R. 2013, 'Explaining the Growth in the Number of Recipients of the Disability Support Pension in Australia'. The Australian Economic Review, vol. 46, No. 3, pp. 345-356.

Farmakis-Gamboni, S., Rozenbes, D., and Yuen, K 2012, 'Award-reliant small business', Fair Work Australia, Research Report 1/2012.

Pointon, M., Wheatley, T., Ellis, G., MacDermott, K 2012, 'Award reliance and differences in earnings by gender', Fair work Australia, Research Report 3-2012.

Healy, J., McDonald, I., Macaitis, K., Mavromaras, K. & Sloane, P 2011, 'Research Framework and Data Strategy', Fair Work Australia Research Report 4/2011.

Bolton, T. and Wheatley, T 2010, 'Earnings of employees who are reliant on minimum rates of pay', Fair Work Australia, Research Report 4/2010.

Healy, J 2010, 'The wages safety net of the Australian Industrial Relations Commission, 1993-2005', Ph.D. thesis, Flinders University, Adelaide.