Published Research - Labour Force


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Nomaguchi, T., Cunich, M., Zapata-Diomedi, B. and Veerman, J.L. 2017. 'The impact on productivity of a hypothetical tax on sugar-sweetened beverages'. Health Policy, vol. 121, No. 6, pp. 715-725.

King, D., Svensson, S. and Wei, Z. 2016. 'Not always a quick fix: The impact of employing temporary agency workers on retention in the Australian aged care workforce', Journal of Industrial Relations, vol. 59, No.1.

Engelberg, T., Skinner, J. and Zakus, D. 2014. 'What does commitment mean to volunteers in youth sport organizations?'. Sport in Society, vol. 17, No. 1, pp. 52-67.

Baxter, Jennifer (AIFS) 2014, 'Maternal Employment and Childcare in Australia: submission to the Productivity commission Childcare and Early Childhood Learning Inquiry'.

Tran, N., Roos, L. and Giesecke, J. 2012, 'DIAC-TERM: A Multi-regional Model of the Australian Economy with Migration Detail'. Research paper No. G-238 for Centre of Policy Studies Monash University.

Haukka, S. 2011, 'Occupational mobility in Queensland’s aged care, automotive and civil construction sectors', Australian Journal of Adult Learning, vol. 51. no. 1.

Ozanne, E. 2010, 'Dominant and competing framings of the productive ageing agenda in the Australian policy context'. China Journal of Social Work , vol 3, No. 2-3: Productive Ageing and China: Perspectives from East Asia and Abroad .

Healy, J. and Richardson, S. 2007, 'A strategy for monitoring the micro-economic and social impacts of the Australian Fair Pay Commission', Report Commissioned by the Australian Fair Pay Commission 2006. National Institute of Labour Studies. Research report no 4/07

Cuskelly, G., Hoye, R. and Auld, C. 2006, 'Working with volunteers in sport: theory and practice', London, Routledge.

Lyons, M, McGregor-Lowndes, M. and O'Donoghue, P. 2006, 'Researching giving and volunteering in Australia'. Australian Journal of Social Issues, vol. 41, no. 4, Summer 2006: pp. 385-97.

Brown, J. 2005, 'Part-time work and time for care: the consequences of four policy designs', Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis.

Brown, J. 2005, 'Women and part-time work. A better balance?', Labour and Industry.

Dolnicar, S. and Randle, M. 2004, 'What moves which volunteers to donate their time? An investigation of psychographic heterogeneity among volunteers in Australia', Presented conference proceedings of the Australian and New Zealand Marketing Acadmy, Wellington, New Zealand, 29 November-1 December 2004.

Campbell, I., Watson, I. and Buchanan, J. 2003, 'Temporary agency work in Australia: a basic profile and a few questions', AIRRANZ Conference Paper, Melbourne, February 2003.

Campbell, I., Watson, I. and Buchanan, J. 2001, 'Labour hire in Australia. Paper for a session on Regulating Contingent Work, Network G', Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE) Conference, Amsterdam, 28 June - 2 July 2001.

Chalmers J. and Kalb G. 2001, 'Moving from Unemployment to Permanent Employment: Could a Casual Job Accelerate the Transition?', The Australian Economic Review, vol. 34, No. 4, pp. 415-436.

Richardson, S. 2000. 'Society's investment in children', National Institute of Labour Studies Working Paper WP151, Flinders University.